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

Feature Class (see definition): Lake

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9936

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 38' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 06' 00" W

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

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.1

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A small arcuate lake at the NW side of Chester Cone on Byers Peninsula, Livingston Island. So named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1977. During the short summer the imagos of the chironomid midge surrounding the lake.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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