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

Feature Class (see definition): Gap

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7896

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 07' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 41' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.1166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.6833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1973

Description (see definition): A narrow ice-carved slot, or defile, between the Adams Glacier and Hidden Valley. It provides the only low-level entrance to Hidden Valley, and is the key to easy passage between Lake Miers and Ward Glacier. Named by the New Zealand Victoria University's Antarctic Expeditions (VUWAE) who used it on several occasions during the summer of 1960-61.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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