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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5028

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 36' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 42' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.6

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.7

Elevation (see definition): 800

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A rock-faced, snow-backed bluff (c. 800 m) located 3 mi WNW of the summit of Mount Liotard on the E margin of Fuchs Ice Piedmont, Adelaide Island. Named in 1983 by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after David D.W. Fletcher, British Antarctic Survey (BAS) general assistant, Halley Station, 1972-73; Station Commander, Signy, 1973-74, and Rothera, 1976-81.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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