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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16786

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
82° 36' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
052° 22' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -82.6

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -52.3666667

Elevation (see definition): 2030

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): The crest of a ridge rising to c. 2,030 m at the E end of Jaeger Table, Dufek Massif, in the Pensacola Mountains (q.v.). Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1979 after Robin D. Worcester who, with David W. Bennett, comprised the first of the annual U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) satellite surveying teams at the South Pole Station, winter party 1973.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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