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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11129

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 35' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
168° 53' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.5833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 168.8833333

Elevation (see definition): 1185

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A rock spur on the S side of Tucker Glacier, 10 mi W of Crater Cirque, on which a survey station was placed at a height of 1,185 m by the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE), 1957-58. They named it Oread (mountain nymph), which is derived from Greek mythology.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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