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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13636

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 57' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 38' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.95

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 167.6333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A rock bluff just W of McGregor Range, at the junction of the Tucker and Leander Glaciers. It is a landmark when sledging on the Tucker Glacier, and is nearly always in shadow, hence the name. Named by the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE), 1957-58.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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