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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12028

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 01' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
070° 20' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.0166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.3333333

Elevation (see definition): 500

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A rock spur rising to c. 500 m between Puccini Spur and Finlandia Foothills, at the E end of Mozart Ice Piedmont, Alexander Island. Photographed from the air by Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE), 1947-48, and mapped from these photographs by D. Searle of Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), 1960. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1977 in association with the ice piedmont and Mozart's Symphony No. 38, The Prague.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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