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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16517

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 50' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
071° 41' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.8333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.6833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A nunatak lying W of Mount Mende in the Sky-Hi Nunataks (q.v.), Ellsworth Land. Named in 1987 by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in reference to the whistler effect caused by amplitude change of radio signals in the upper atmosphere and in association with names of upper atmosphere researchers grouped in the area.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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