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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8734

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 07' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
090° 19' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.1166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -90.3166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A small conspicuous rocky nunatak 2 mi SW of Dentler Island, lying near the inner part and E end of Abbot Ice Shelf. First sighted on Feb. 9, 1961 from helicopters of the USS Larry K. Lepley, oceanographer of the U.S. Navy Hydrographic Office, who with three others was marooned at this nunatak, Feb. 12-15, 1961, by a severe wind and snowstorm.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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