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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1908

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 14' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 35' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.2333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.5833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A group of large nunataks on the N side of the head of Beaumont Glacier, to the SW of Holmes Hills in south-central Palmer Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from aerial photographs taken by the U.S. Navy, 1966-69. In association with the names of oceanographers grouped in this area, named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after Carl Wilhelm A. Brennecke (1875-1924), German oceanographer; member of the staff of Deutsche Seewarte (German Naval Observatory), 1904-24; member of the German Antarctic Expedition, 1911-12.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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