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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9619

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 19' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
073° 36' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.3166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.6

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Snow-covered point between Brahms Inlet and Mendelssohn Inlet, marking the NW end of Derocher Peninsula, Alexander Island. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from U.S. Navy aerial photographs taken 1967-68 and from U.S. Landsat imagery taken 1972-73. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Commander Joseph D. Mazza, U.S. Navy (USN), Commanding Officer, Squadron VXE-6, May 1986 to May 1987.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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