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

Feature Class (see definition): Valley

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18782

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 19' 20" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 26' 25" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.3222222

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.4402778

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2006

Description (see definition): A valley 1.2 mi long on the W side of Nickell Peak, Cruzen Range, Victoria Land. Named by the New Zealand Geographic Board (2005) after Warren Dickenson, a geologist studying quaternary geology, who led Victoria University's Antarctic Expeditions (VUWAE) field parties working in the McMurdo Dry Valleys during five seasons from 1996. The spelling of the name was changed from Dickenson to Dickinson 17 July 2007.

Date Created (see definition): 01/01/2006

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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