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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9071

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 58' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
137° 12' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.9666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -137.2

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): High, ice-covered bluff between the head of Kansas Glacier and Alaska Canyon, along the Watson Escarpment. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from ground surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1960-63. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for William G. Lowe, radioman with the Byrd Station winter party, 1957.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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