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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8452

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 43' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
172° 37' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.7166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 172.6166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): Two rock nunataks 2 mi NNW of Airdrop Peak at the N end of Ebony Ridge. The nunataks lie at the E side of the terminus of Beardmore Glacier and mark the northern termination of the Commonwealth Range at Ross Ice Shelf. The descriptive name was recommended to Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) by John Gunner of the Ohio State University Institute of Polar Studies, who, with Henry H. Brecher, measured a geological section here on Jan. 16, 1970.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Lands End Nunataks 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 Lands End Nunataks should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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