This page presents the geographical name data for Jeffries 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): Jeffries Bluff
Feature Class (see definition): Cliff
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 7513
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 18' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 13' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.3
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.2166667
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): No data
Description (see definition): The ice-covered south point of Kemp Peninsula on the Lassiter Coast, Palmer Land. The feature was photographed from the air by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) in Dec. 1940, surveyed by the joint Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE)-Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) sledge party in Nov. 1947 and rephotographed by the U.S. Navy (USN), 1965-67. In association with Cape Deacon (q.v.) to the NE, named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1981 after Margaret Elsa Jeffries (Mrs. George Deacon), a member of the staff of the Discovery Committee, c. 1930.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data