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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15761

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 56' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 05' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.9333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.0833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): That portion of James Ross Island northwest of the narrow neck of land between Rohss Bay and Croft Bay, extending from Cape Obelisk to Cape Lachman. Named descriptively by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1987. In plan view the peninsula is shaped like an ulu, a type of knife traditionally used by Eskimo women.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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