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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1228

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 10' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
134° 30' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.1666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -134.5

Elevation (see definition): 810

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A bluff (810 m) between the upper reaches of Venzke Glacier and Berry Glacier, 7 mi SSW of Perry Range, in Marie Byrd Land. The bluff has prominent rock exposures on the N wall and was first observed and photographed from aircraft of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) on Dec. l8, 1940. Mapped in detail by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), 1959-65. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Clarence E. Bennett, AT1, U.S. Navy (USN), Aviation Electronics Technician with Squadron VX-6 and a member of the McMurdo Station winter party, 1963.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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