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

Feature Class (see definition): Valley

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6353

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 22' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
072° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.3666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): An ice-filled valley, 3 mi wide and over 10 mi long, lying within the horseshoe-shaped confines of the Behrendt Mountains, in Ellsworth Land. The name originated as a field name of the University of Wisconsin Traverse Party, 1965-66, which surveyed this area.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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