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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9974

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 01' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
140° 41' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.0166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -140.6833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972

Description (see definition): A rock along the eastern margin of Land Glacier, 2 mi SE of Mount Hartkopf, in Marie Byrd Land. It is the southernmost outcrop near the head of the glacier. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photography, 1959-65. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Frederick T. Milan, aviation structural mechanic, U.S. Navy (USN), a member of Squadron VX-6 air crew on LC-130 aircraft for several seasons; crew member on first midwinter flight to Antarctica, June 25, 1964.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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