E-mail this page Print this page
Garcia Point: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
SpanishFrenchSimplified ChineseGermanRussianHindiArabicPortuguese
This page presents the geographical name data for Garcia Point 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): Garcia Point

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5473

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 14' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
170° 16' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.2333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -170.2666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A conspicuous point which forms the S side of the terminus of DeGanahl Glacier, where the latter enters Liv Glacier, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Leopoldo Garcia, U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) meteorologist at South Pole Station, winter 1965.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


- Please bookmark this page (add it to your favorites).
- If you wish to link to this page, you can do so by referring to the URL address below this line.

https://geographic.org/geographic_names/antname.php?uni=5473&fid=antgeo_109

Copyright © 1995-2012 ITA all rights reserved.


Antarctica names alphabetically
A * B * C * D * E * F * G *H * I * J * K * L * M * N * O * P * Q * R * S * T * U * V * W * X * Y * Z


Global names alphabetically



. . . Feedback




| COUNTRIES | Geographic.org | GEOLOGY | USA STATISTICS | CHINA STATS | COUNTRY CODES | AIRPORTS | RELIGION | JOBS |