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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5352

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 29' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.4833333

Elevation (see definition): 100

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A steep rock outcrop in the form of a bluff 100 m high, extending in a NE-SW direction for 1 mi in the SE portion of Thompson Spur, Daniels Range. Recorded by U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) geologists C.C. Plummer and R.S. Babcock, who made a geological reconnaissance of Daniels Range in December 1981. Descriptively named from the prevalent intrusive rock on the bluff which has the appearance in color and texture of a fruitcake.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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