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

Feature Class (see definition): Valley

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 106

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 00' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
132° 00' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 132

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A subglacial trench of interior Wilkes Land, running N-S and joined by Vincennes Subglacial Basin to Aurora Subglacial Basin to the west. The feature was delineated by the SPRI-NSF-TUD airborne radio echo sounding program, 1967-79, and named after His (Her) Majesty's Ship (HMS) Adventure (Commander Tobias Furneaux, Royal Navy (RN)), one of the two ships of the British expedition, 1772-75 (Captain James Cook, Royal Navy (RN)).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Adventure Subglacial Trench 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 Adventure Subglacial Trench should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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