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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10414

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 05' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
037° 24' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.0833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -37.4

Elevation (see definition): 905

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Series of N-S trending peaks, the highest 905 m, resembling a wall along the W side of Grace Glacier on the N side of South Georgia. Surveyed by the South Georgia Survey (SGS) in the period 1951-57, and named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Robert Cushman Murphy, American ornithologist who made observations and collections in the Bay of Isles in 1912-13 for the American Museum of Natural History, New York.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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