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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15224

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 35' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 46' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.5833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.7666667

Elevation (see definition): 915

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Steep, rocky headland rising to 915 m at the E side of Bourgeois Fjord, between Perutz and Bader Glaciers on the W coast of Graham Land. First surveyed in 1936 by the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) under Rymill. Resurveyed in 1948-49 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) and named for William H. Thomson, Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) air pilot at Stonington Island in 1947.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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