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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9461

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 53' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 38' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.8833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.6333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1976

Description (see definition): A spur about 4.5 mi S of Bildad Peak and 4.5 mi W of Scar Inlet on the E side of Graham Land. The spur is important geologically for the contact between Basement Complex gneisses and volcanics of probable Upper Jurassic age. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Anthony F. Marsh, British Antarctic Survey (BAS) geologist at Fossil Bluff and Hope Bay, 1963-65.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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