This page presents the geographical name data for LeFeuvre Scarp 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): LeFeuvre Scarp
Feature Class (see definition): Cliff
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 8667
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 21' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 18' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.35
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.3
Elevation (see definition): 750
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962
Description (see definition): An irregular cliff-like elevation (750 m) situated 11 mi W of Cape Reichelderfer on the E side of Palmer Land. It marks the N side of the divide between Bingham Glacier and a smaller unnamed glacier next northward. The feature was photographed from the air by Lincoln Ellsworth in 1935, the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) in 1940, and the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) in 1947. Surveyed by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1947. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1962 after Charles F. LeFeuvre, radio operator at Brunt Ice Shelf in 1956, Signy Island in 1959, and Horseshoe and Stonington Islands in 1960.
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