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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10056

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
81° 58' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
156° 05' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -81.9666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 156.0833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A nunatak near the polar plateau, 10 mi SW of Vance Bluff. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after the U.S. Naval Ship (USNS) Mirfak, cargo vessel in the U.S. convoy to McMurdo Sound in U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Deep Freeze (OpDFrz) 1963.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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