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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11140

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 25' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
149° 04' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.4166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 149.0666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): A line of coastal cliffs in the form of palisades of columnar dolerite overlooking the sea to the west of Cape Wild. Discovered by the Australasian Antarctic Expedition (AAE) (1911-14) under Douglas Mawson, who named them because of the similarity of the rock structure to organ pipes.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Organ Pipe Cliffs 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 Organ Pipe Cliffs should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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