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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 19230

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 33' 17" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
070° 35' 59" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.5547222

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 70.5997222

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 10/20/2009

Description (see definition): A prominent isolated ice feature on Law Plateau, about 36 miles east of the southern end of the Mawson Escarpment. Photographed by ANARE in 1960. A fuel depot was established nearby by the ANARE Prince Charles Mountains survey party in 1972. Named by the Australian Antarctic Names and Medal Committee after Ian F. Allison, glaciologist at Mawson Station in 1969 and a member of the Prince Charles Mountains surveys in 1972 and 1974.

Date Created (see definition): 01/07/2010

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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