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

Feature Class (see definition): Lake

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17370

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 32' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 09' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.5333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.15

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1997

Description (see definition): A pond located 1.1 mi NE of Dais Col in North Fork, Wright Valley, Victoria Land. A whimsical name applied in juxtaposition to Don Juan Pond. The name appears in various reports on the locality published in the 1970s, including those by Keros Cartwright and Henry Harris, Illinois State Geological Survey, who studied the hydrogeology of this area in three field seasons, 1973-76.

Date Created (see definition): 09/23/1998

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Don Quixote Pond 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 Don Quixote Pond should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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