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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8633

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 13' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
065° 00' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.2166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 65

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1971

Description (see definition): A rock ridge located 1 mi NW of Dawson Nunatak and 5 mi SE of Mount Bechervaise in the Athos Range, Prince Charles Mountains. The feature was intersected by an Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) survey party in November 1966 and climbed by the party in December 1966. So named by ANCA because "Leah" was the code word used at Mawson Station to identify the survey party.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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