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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4909

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 41' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 25' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.6833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.4166667

Elevation (see definition): 1000

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1976

Description (see definition): A massif rising to more than 1,000 m between Stubb and Flask Glaciers. It stands 6 mi WNW of Tashtego Point on the E side of Graham Land. The name is one of several applied by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in this vicinity that reflects a whaling theme, the finback being a species of baleen whale.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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