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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18328

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 25' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
140° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.4166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -140

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): An ice ridge between Whillans Ice Stream and Mercer Ice Stream on the Gould Coast, Marie Byrd Land. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Howard B. Conway, Department of Geophysics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA; U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) geophysicist at Siple Dome, 1994-95; Meserve Glacier, 1995-96; team leader in glacial history study of this ice ridge, 2001-02.

Date Created (see definition): 01/31/2003

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Conway Ice Ridge 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 Conway Ice Ridge should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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