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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1530

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 37' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 53' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.6166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.8833333

Elevation (see definition): 550

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1968

Description (see definition): A high, elongate, flattish area in the Marshall Mountains, standing 2 mi NW of Blizzard Peak, from which it is separated by a broad snow col. The heights are about 2 mi long and rise 550 m above the surrounding snow surface. So named by the Ohio State University party to the Queen Alexandra Range (1966-67) because of proximity to Blizzard Peak.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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