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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18263

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
81° 03' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
159° 53' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -81.05

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 159.8833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2003

Description (see definition): A series of ice-covered bluffs midway along the W slope of Darley Hills, Churchill Mountains. The bluffs rise to 1200 m and are interspaced by heavily crevassed ice. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Wellman Chamberlin, National Geographic Magazine cartographer, c.1935-70; author of the NGM monograph The Round Earth on Flat Paper, 1947. One of several features in Darley Hills (q.v.) that are named for NGM staff.

Date Created (see definition): 01/28/2003

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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