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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16827

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 36' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 30' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.6

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Rocky ridge at the W side of Chattahoochee Glacier. It extends northward from the NW end of the Convoy Range. Mapped by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from ground surveys and Navy air photos. Named in 1964 by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after the USS Wyandot, a cargo vessel in the American convoy to McMurdo Sound in several years beginning with the 1955-56 season.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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