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Endurance Reef: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Endurance Reef in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Endurance Reef

Feature Class (see definition): Bar

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4520

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 18' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 32' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.3

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.5333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1975

Description (see definition): A reef lying 8 mi W of Red Rock Ridge in Marguerite Bay. The name is after His (Her) Majesty's Ship (HMS) Endurance which at this position in Feb. 1972 struck a rock in a depth of 2 meters. The area was surveyed by boats from the Endurance in 1973 when similar depths were found up to 1 mi SSW of the rock.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Endurance Reef in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Endurance Reef should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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