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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4769

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
60° 38' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
045° 04' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.6333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -45.0666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Cape which forms the N tip of Powell Island in the South Orkney Islands. Discovered by Captain George Powell and Captain Nathaniel Palmer on the occasion of their joint cruise in December 1821. The name first appears on Powell's chart published in 1822.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Faraday, Cape 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 Faraday, Cape should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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