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

Feature Class (see definition): Valley

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1593

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 55' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 30' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.9166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A valley, heavily strewn with morainal debris, which indents the E side of Helliwell Hills between Mount Van der Hoeven and Mount Alford. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-63. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for William J. Boggs, U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) biologist at McMurdo Station, 1967-68.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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