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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1283

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 08' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
168° 20' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.1333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 168.3333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A precipitous cliff forming the S extremity of Franklin Island in the Ross Sea. Named "Cape Bernacchi" by the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE) (1898-1900) for Louis C. Bernacchi, a member of the expedition. The generic has been changed to "Head" by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) to avoid duplication with Cape Bernacchi on the coast of Victoria Land.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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