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

Feature Class (see definition): Pillar

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8640

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 05' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 30' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.0833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.5

Elevation (see definition): 2470

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1995

Description (see definition): A distinctive pointed spire rising to 2,470 m, 3 mi S of Ugolini Peak, Colwell Massif, in Victoria Land. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1994 after D'Ann Figard Lear, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), librarian for the Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) library (Reston, VA), which holds an extensive collection of Antarctic photography, maps, and geodetic control data.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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