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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7870

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 04' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 30' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.0666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1995

Description (see definition): A conspicuous nunatak rising in Waddington Glacier, 1.5 mi SSW of Ugolini Peak, Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1994 after Frank J. Kenney, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) cartographer, member of U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) field team for the International Global Positioning System (GPS) Campaign at Byrd Station, McMurdo Station, and Pine Island Bay area, 1991-92. The team established the first continuous-tracking GPS reference station in Antarctica.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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