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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15203

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 53' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.8833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -161.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): A prominent spur extending eastward from Rawson Plateau between Moffett and Tate Glaciers, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1960-64. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Harry F. Thomas, meteorologist, South Pole Station winter party, 1960.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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