This page presents the geographical name data for Bromwich Terrace 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): Bromwich Terrace
Feature Class (see definition): Area
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 18165
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 28' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
157° 13' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.4666667
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 157.2166667
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2001
Description (see definition): A high relatively flat ice-capped area of about 7 square mi between Festive Plateau and Mount Longhurst on the N and Starbuck Cirque and Mount Hughes on the S, in the Cook Mountains. At 2000 m elevation, the terrace is 200 m below the adjoining Festive Plateau and 850 m below towering Mount Longhurst. Named after David H. Bromwich, Polar Meteorology Group, Byrd Polar Research Center, Ohio State University, who carried out climatological investigations of Antarctica for over 20 years beginning c. 1978.
Date Created (see definition): 12/23/2002
Date Edited (see definition): No data