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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18183

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 57' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
155° 58' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.95

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 155.9666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A steep rock bluff along the N side of Hatherton Glacier. It rises to 1800 m between Corell Cirque and Conant Valley in the Darwin Mountains. In association with the names of communication workers grouped in this area, named after Patrick Duncan Smith of the Office of Polar Programs, NSF, 1995-2001, information technology specialist for the U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) with responsibility for projects that access communication satellites as well as Antarctic communication with the outside world.

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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