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

Feature Class (see definition): Isthmus

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17592

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 12' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
165° 17' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.2

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 165.2833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1999

Description (see definition): A low, narrow neck of land, or isthmus, that joins the base of Brown Peninsula and the low morainal area N of Mount Discovery, Scott Coast, Victoria Land. Named descriptively by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1999) in keeping with the dark and gloomy aspect of the feature.

Date Created (see definition): 12/28/1999

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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