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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14114

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 17' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
153° 46' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.2833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -153.7666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A group of coastal nunataks on the N side of Edward VII Peninsula which overlooks the Swinburne Ice Shelf and Sulzberger Bay. They stand 11 mi ESE of Scott Nunataks in the N part of Alexandra Mountains. The nunataks appear on the map of the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE), 1928-30. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Donald L. Sneddon, U.S. Navy (USN), electronics technician with the Byrd Station winter party in 1967.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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