E-mail this page Print this page
Parr, Cape: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
SpanishFrenchSimplified ChineseGermanRussianHindiArabicPortuguese
This page presents the geographical name data for Parr, Cape 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): Parr, Cape

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11382

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
81° 14' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 04' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -81.2333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.0666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A large snow-covered cape along the W side of the Ross Ice Shelf, about 8 mi S of Gentile Point. Discovered by the British National Antarctic Expedition (BrNAE) (1901-04) under Scott, who named it for Admiral Alfred Arthur Chase Parr, one of Scott's advisors who had served in Arctic exploration.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Parr, Cape 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 Parr, Cape should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


- Please bookmark this page (add it to your favorites).
- If you wish to link to this page, you can do so by referring to the URL address below this line.

https://geographic.org/geographic_names/antname.php?uni=11382&fid=antgeo_118

Copyright © 1995-2012 ITA all rights reserved.


Antarctica names alphabetically
A * B * C * D * E * F * G *H * I * J * K * L * M * N * O * P * Q * R * S * T * U * V * W * X * Y * Z


Global names alphabetically



. . . Feedback




| COUNTRIES | Geographic.org | GEOLOGY | USA STATISTICS | CHINA STATS | COUNTRY CODES | AIRPORTS | RELIGION | JOBS |