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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1468

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 36' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.6

Elevation (see definition): 1500

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A prominent rock ridge in the Deep Freeze Range, Victoria Land, 7 mi long and rising to 1,500 m, forming a divide between the Priestley and Corner Glaciers. First explored by the Northern Party of the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE), 1910-13, and so named by them because of its appearance.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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