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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6228

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 22' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
178° 50' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.3666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -178.8333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A prominent nunatak, displaying a high east-facing rock escarpment, located 4 mi N of Dismal Buttress at the W side of upper Shackleton Glacier. Named by the Southern Party of New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE) (1961-62) which, near this nunatak, celebrated the 50th anniversary of Amundsen reaching the South Pole.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Half Century Nunatak 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 Half Century Nunatak should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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