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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12846

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 13' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 56' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.2166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.9333333

Elevation (see definition): 830

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1950

Description (see definition): Rocky promontory rising to 830 m, marking the N side of the entrance to Neny Fjord on the W coast of Graham Land. First charted by the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE), 1934-37, under Rymill. The name was given by members of East Base of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS), 1939-41, whose base was located on nearby Stonington Island, and derives from snow-filled clefts along the face of the promontory giving the appearance of a Roman numeral IV.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Roman Four Promontory 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 Roman Four Promontory should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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