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

Feature Class (see definition): Valley

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9808

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 08' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 24' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.1333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.4

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): A valley close E of Mount St. Louis on Arrowsmith Peninsula in Graham Land. Mapped from air photos taken by Falkland Islands and Dependencies Aerial Survey Expedition (FIDASE), 1956-57. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Mark F. Meier, American geologist who made the first detailed study of strain all over the surface of a glacier, in 1952.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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