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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5549

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 38' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
165° 13' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.6333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 165.2166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972

Description (see definition): A high rock spur on the W side of Beardmore Glacier. The spur descends NE from Mount Marshall and terminates in Willey Point. This area was first sighted by Shackleton's Southern Journey Party in December 1908. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for William J. Gealy stratigrapher with the Ohio State University Geological Expedition of 1969-70, who worked the spur and found tetrapod fossils here.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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