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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1353

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 28' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
159° 48' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.4666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 159.8

Elevation (see definition): 2840

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A high, angular granite bluff (2,840 m) along the W wall of Daniels Range, 6 mi N of Mount Burnham, in the Usarp Mountains. So named by the northern party of New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE), 1963-64, because it is visible from 50 mi N and from many points across Rennick Glacier. Hence the reminiscence from George Orwell's famous saying.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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