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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8970

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 17' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
110° 37' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.2833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 110.6166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): A line of N-S trending moraines, about 7 mi long, lying from 0.5 to 2 mi inland from the Windmill Islands, just E of the base of Clark, Bailey and Mitchell Peninsulas. First mapped from air photos taken by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp (1946-47) and OpWml (1947-48). Named by C.R. Eklund for Olav Loken, Norwegian glaciologist who was a member of the Wilkes Station party, 1957.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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