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

Feature Class (see definition): Lake

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8663

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 02' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 08' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.0333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.1333333

Elevation (see definition): 300

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972

Description (see definition): A small lake at the SE corner of Redcliff Nunatak on the S flank of Mackay Glacier, in Victoria Land. Redcliff Nunatak projects as a rounded mound of granite 300 m above the glacier surface. The ice is piled up on the W side and sweeps around the N and S sides to the lee side, where it is much lower, and where this lake has formed from meltwater. Given this descriptive name by the Western Journey Party, led by Taylor, of British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE), 1910-13.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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