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

Feature Class (see definition): Lake

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17594

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 06' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
165° 25' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.1

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 165.4166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): An ice-covered lake, 0.5 mi long, located just E of Rainbow Ridge in central Brown Peninsula, Scott Coast, Victoria Land. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1999) after Alan J. Eggers, Department of Geology, Victoria University of Wellington, who, in December 1975 as a member of Victoria University's Antarctic Expeditions (VUWAE), sampled the Scallop Hill Formation at the N end of Brown Peninsula.

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Eggers, Lake 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 Eggers, Lake should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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