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Erlanger Spur: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Erlanger Spur 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): Erlanger Spur

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4572

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 16' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
051° 06' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.2666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -51.1

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A rock spur from the SW extremity of Lexington Table, Forrestal Range, in the Pensacola Mountains. The spur lies S of Abele Spur and extends W toward Blount Nunatak. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN), at the suggestion of U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) geologist Arthur B. Ford, after George L. Erlanger, electronics specialist with Geophysical Survey Systems Inc., who worked with the U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) - Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL) survey in the Pensacola Mountains, 1973-74.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Erlanger Spur 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 Erlanger Spur should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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