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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17379

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 23' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.3833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A prominent rock bluff (750 m) that forms the E end of Dais and marks the valley entrances to North Fork and South Fork in Wright Valley, Victoria Land. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1997) after Brenda Hall, Research Assistant, Department of Geological Sciences, University of Maine from 1990; field party geologist in six U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) supported field seasons, 1990-91 to 1995-96, including work in Wright Valley in proximity of this bluff.

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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