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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12363

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
064° 05' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.0833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1968

Description (see definition): A rugged mountain range between the Wetmore and Irvine Glaciers, in Palmer Land. Discovered and photographed from the air by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition, 1947-48. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (using the initials of the Ronne expedition) in recognition of the contributions made by this expedition to knowledge of Palmer Land and the Antarctic Peninsula area.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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