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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9007

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 28' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.4666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Headland at the N side of Whistling Bay on Arrowsmith Peninsula, marking the S end of a small coastal ridge which extends 3 mi northward along the W coast of Graham Land. First sighted by members of the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE) under Charcot who roughly charted this area in 1909. The name is descriptive and was applied by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) who surveyed the headland in 1948.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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