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

Feature Class (see definition): Bench

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7854

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 55' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 42' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.9166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.7

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Ice-free volcanic ash terrace extending along the NW side of Deception Island, in the South Shetland Islands. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1957 for Lieutenant Edward N. Kendall, Royal Navy (RN) (1800-45), surveyor on His (Her) Majesty's Ship (HMS) Chanticleer who made the first survey of Deception Island in January-March 1829.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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