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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1798

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 07' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
071° 48' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.1166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.8

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1993

Description (see definition): The northernmost ridge of Havre Mountains, N Alexander Island. Following geological work by British Antarctic Survey (BAS), 1976-77, named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1980 after Charles Boyn, Director, Agence General Maritime, France, who superintended the building of the expedition ship Pourquoi-Pas? of French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE), 1908-10.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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