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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7885

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 45' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
075° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.75

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A large area of disturbed ice between Fletcher Ice Rise and Korff Ice Rise, in the SW part of Ronne Ice Shelf. The feature appears in U.S. Navy aerial photographs taken in the 1960s and in imagery obtained by NASA Earth Resources Technology Satellite (ERTS-1), 1973-74. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for John E.G. Kershaw, senior pilot with the British Antarctic Survey (BAS), 1974-75.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Kershaw Ice Rumples 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 Kershaw Ice Rumples should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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