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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11493

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 52' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 06' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.8666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.1

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1992

Description (see definition): A ridge, for the most part ice covered, which extends ENE from Royal Society Range between Descent Pass and Covert Glacier, in Victoria Land. Named in 1992 by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Richard A. Pearsall, cartographer, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS); member of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) geodetic control party to the Ellsworth Mountains in the 1979-80 season; additional work during the season at South Pole Station, determining the true position of the Geographic South Pole.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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