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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7206

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 00' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
065° 09' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 65.15

Elevation (see definition): 2100

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1971

Description (see definition): A rock outcrop (2,100 m) about 2.5 mi long, standing 6.5 mi SW of Mount Bewsher in the Aramis Range, Prince Charles Mountains. First sighted from Mount Bewsher by an Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) field party in January 1957 and named "Husky Dome" to commemorate the sledge dogs used by the party. The earlier name was amended to Husky Massif by ANCA in 1970 and is considered more descriptive.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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