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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5394

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 48' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
009° 37' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.8

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 9.6166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A moraine extending in a N-S direction for 17 mi along the W side of Conrad Mountains in the Orvin Mountains, Queen Maud Land. Discovered and photographed by the German Antarctic Expedition (GerAE), 1938-39. Mapped by Norway from air photos and surveys by Norwegian Antarctic Expedition (NorAE), 1956-60, and named Furdesanden (the furrow of sand).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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