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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16361

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 18' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 30' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.3

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -166.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A prominent rock knob at the head of Strom Glacier in the Queen Maud Mountains. It stands near the extremity of a spur which descends from the NE shoulder of Mount Fridtjof Nansen. Discovered and visited in November 1929 by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) geological party under Laurence Gould. Named by Byrd for Mrs. Laurence J. Webster, a contributor to the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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