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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10358

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
61° 09' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
054° 52' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.15

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.8666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Bluff 5 mi W of Walker Point on the S coast of Elephant Island, South Shetland Islands. Mapped by U.K. Joint Services Expedition, 1970-71. The descriptive name for this prominent feature was applied by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1971; muckle being an old Scottish word meaning large.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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