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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9256

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 32' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
030° 03' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.5333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -30.05

Elevation (see definition): 760

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A rock scarp rising to c. 760 m in the N part of Otter Highlands, western Shackleton Range. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after Alister S. MacQuarrie (1935-1970), British Antarctic Survey (BAS) tractor mechanic, Halley Station, 1968-69, who worked in the Shackleton Range.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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