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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8439

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 50' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 54' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.8333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.9

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): A narrow rock ridge at the E end of Cole Peninsula in Graham Land. During Dec. 1947 it was charted by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) and photographed from the air by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) under Ronne. Named by Ronne for David Landen of U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), who assisted in planning the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) photographic program and in correlating photographs after the expedition returned.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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