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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9489

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 26' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
069° 01' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.4333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.0166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): An ice rise, 6 mi long and 3 mi wide, in George VI Ice Shelf, located 10 mi SW of Kirwan Inlet, Alexander Island. Delineated as an ice rise from U.S. Landsat imagery of January 1973. Named in 1977 by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after Sir David Martin (1914-76), Executive Secretary of the Royal Society, 1947-76, who played a leading role in organizing the Royal Society IGY Expedition, 1956-58.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Martin Ice Rise 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 Martin Ice Rise should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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