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

Feature Class (see definition): Gap

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7879

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 05' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 24' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.0833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.4

Elevation (see definition): 150

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A col running N-S at 150 m between Gin Cove and Rum Cove, in the W part of James Ross Island. Crisscross Crags rise at the E side of the col. In association with names in this area from Kipling's Jungle Book, named after Kerick Booterin, chief of the seal hunters in The White Seal. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1983.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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