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

Feature Class (see definition): Stream

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10246

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 16' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
095° 54' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.2666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -95.9

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): Ice-filled inlet about 18 mi long, with two branches, indenting the E end of Thurston Island between Lofgren and Tierney Peninsulas. Discovered in helicopter flights from USS Bellingshausen Sea Expedition in February 1960. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Lieutenant Commander Joseph R. Morgan, USN, hydrographic and oceanographic officer of U.S. Navy (USN) Task Force 43 during this expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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