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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16166

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 41' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 41' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.6833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.6833333

Elevation (see definition): 915

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1955

Description (see definition): Rocky mass fronting on George VI Sound, rising to 915 m and marking the W extremity of the rock ridge separating Millett and Bertram Glaciers on the W coast of Palmer Land. First surveyed in 1936 by the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) under Rymill. Named in 1954 by the members of the expedition for Muriel H. Wade, who was secretary to the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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