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

Feature Class (see definition): Valley

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18179

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 58' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
156° 25' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.9666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 156.4166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2001

Description (see definition): A valley between Communication Heights and Mount Ash in the Darwin Mountains. A lobe of ice from Hatherton Glacier occupies the mouth of the valley. Named after Bettie Kathryn (B.K.) Grant, Information Systems Supervisor at South Pole Station. She made 11 deployments to Antarctica, 1990-2001, the last 10 to South Pole Station where she wintered, 1993.

Date Created (see definition): 12/23/2002

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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