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