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

Feature Class (see definition): Lake

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18527

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 06' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
125° 09' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.1

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 125.15

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Subglacial lake located beneath an ice sheet 4000 m to 4100m thick. It has a surface of about 900 square km and is 250m deep. The surface of the water has an elevation from 800 to 950m below the sea level. First located in Dec. 1999. The name derives from the nearby Italian Concordia research station.

Date Created (see definition): 01/23/2004

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Concordia Subglacial Lake 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 Concordia Subglacial Lake should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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