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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17832

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 45' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 53' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.75

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 166.8833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2000

Description (see definition): A narrow nunatak that is 0.3 mi long, located 0.8 mi NNW of Ford Rock in central Hut Point Peninsula, Ross Island. The name is allusive; snow that cuts across parts of the nunatak gives it a segmented appearance resembling that of a centipede. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN), 2000.

Date Created (see definition): 10/25/2000

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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