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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18873

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 39' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
084° 52' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.65

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.8666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 11/01/2006

Description (see definition): A narrow rock ridge that extends WSW-ENE between Saltzman Glacier and Giles Glacier in S Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. The ridge has a discontinuous appearance because of low ice cols between its peaks. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2006) after Marian Moyher, manager of U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) laboratory services to McMurdo, South Pole and Palmer Stations, 1997-2001; earlier, supervisor of laboratory services at Palmer Station, 1993-97.

Date Created (see definition): 08/07/2007

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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