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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8212

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 04' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
136° 11' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.0666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -136.1833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1974

Description (see definition): A group of rock outcrops on the snow-covered, lower SW slopes of the Mount Berlin massif, in Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-66. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for William F. Kraut, RM1, U.S. Navy (USN), radioman with the 1956 Army Navy Trail Party that traversed eastward from Little America V to establish the Byrd Station.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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