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

Feature Class (see definition): Basin

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17637

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 32' 37" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 17' 43" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.5436111

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.2952778

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A cirque immediately east of Mount Knox in MacDonald Hills, Asgard Range, Victoria Land. Named by NZGB (1998) after a form of government. The name complements the adjacent Commonwealth Glacier (q.v.), named earlier by Capt. R. F. Scott after the Commonwealth of Australia.

Date Created (see definition): 12/29/1999

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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