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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7055

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
61° 06' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
054° 51' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.1

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.85

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A bluff overlooking Point Wild on the N coast of Elephant Island, South Shetland Islands. This feature was named "Mount Frank Houlder" by the Shackleton expedition 1914-16, after Frank Houlder of the Houlder Steamship line, who assisted that expedition. Originally regarded as a distinct mountain from northward, it is now known to be backed inland by higher ground.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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