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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18290

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 37' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
158° 12' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.6166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 158.2

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A compact block of ridgelines without a prominent culminating summit, rising to c. 1800 m on the S side of Byrd Glacier. The unit is 3 mi long and stands 3 mi SSW of Mount Tuatara. A section of Shackleton Limestone was measured here by U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) geologist Edmund Stump, November 21, 2000. Named after geologist Patrick H. Lowry, a member of Stump’s Arizona State University field parties, 1977-78 and 1978-79, the latter season in the Byrd Glacier area.

Date Created (see definition): 01/29/2003

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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