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

Feature Class (see definition): Basin

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1752

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 42' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
023° 27' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.7

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -23.45

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A cirque NNE of Mount Wegener in the Read Mountains, Shackleton Range. Photographed from the air by the U.S. Navy, 1967. Surveyed by British Antarctic Survey (BAS), 1968-71. In association with the names of geologists grouped in this area, named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1971 after Norman Levi Bowen (1887-1956), American experimental petrologist who specialized in the phase equilibria of silicate melt systems.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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