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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5799

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 36' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
035° 55' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.6

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -35.9166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): Headland forming the N entrance point of Gold Harbor on the E coast of South Georgia. The name, which derives from Gold Harbor, was proposed by Commander C.J. Gratton, Royal Navy (RN), following his survey of the harbor in 1958.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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