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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16411

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
82° 27' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
156° 10' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -82.45

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 156.1666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): Prominent cliffs about 12 mi long on the E side of Boucot Plateau in the Geologists Range. Seen by the northern party of the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE) (1961-62) and named for H.W. Wellman, geologist, who devised a simple method of map-making from air photos, used by the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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