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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18768

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 22' 30" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 58' 30" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.375

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.975

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2005

Description (see definition): A rock spur that descends N between Albert Valley and Papitashvili Valley in Apocalypse Peaks, Victoria Land. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2005) after Gerd Wendler, Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK; a U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) member in an international collaboration (France, Australia, United States) to study katabatic winds and their interaction with sea ice at Adélie Coast and George V Coast; several field seasons 1979-2001

Date Created (see definition): 01/01/2005

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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