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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17462

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 28' 16" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 09' 04" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.4711111

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.1511111

Elevation (see definition): 70

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1998

Description (see definition): Prominent E-W aligned jagged headland rising to about 60 or 70 m above sea level between Charybdis Cove and Griffin Cove, Livingston Island. Formed of doleritic rock showing very conspicuous sub-vertical, continuous columnar joints resembling organ pipes. Named by UK-APC in 1998.

Date Created (see definition): 09/25/1998

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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