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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8962

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 34' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 00' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.5666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 68

Elevation (see definition): 1000

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1973

Description (see definition): A large rock massif in the E part of the Aramis Range, Prince Charles Mountains. The surface of the massif is largely an undulating plateau from which Mount Loewe and Medvecky Peaks rise. The plateau lies at an average elevation of 1,000 m above the sea level and 600 m above the ice on its northern flank. Discovered by an Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) party led by W.G. Bewsher in 1956. The name of the massif derives from Mount Loewe, which was named for Fritz Loewe, a member of the Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) reconnaissance party in the French expedition at Port Martin, Adelie Coast, in 1951.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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