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

Feature Class (see definition): Gap

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17243

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 14' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 41' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.2333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.6833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1994

Description (see definition): A prominent north-south gully at 1850 m bisecting Radian Ridge in Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. Named descriptively by New Zealand Geographic Board (NZGB) (1994) following work in the area by a NZGS field party, 1977-78, for a lava flow that fills the pass.

Date Created (see definition): 09/21/1998

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Lava Tongue Pass 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 Lava Tongue Pass should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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