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

Feature Class (see definition): Bend

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 19150

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 40' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.6666667

Elevation (see definition): 2000

Decision Year (see definition): 01/15/2008

Description (see definition): A relatively level ice-covered terrace rising to 2000 meters with an area of about 4 square miles between Mount Gunn and Mount Basurto in SW Convoy Range, Victoria Land. Ice from the terrace drains westward into Cambridge Glacier and also eastward in the short Scudding Glacier toward Battleship Promontory. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2007) after Randy (Crunch) Noring who served 16 summer seasons and two winters in Antarctica between 1991 and 2007 at the South Pole and McMurdo Stations, working in operations, heavy equipment and fuels, and since 1999 as the Camp Manager at Marble Point Victoria Land

Date Created (see definition): 01/21/2008

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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