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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2155

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 39' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 09' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.65

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.15

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Low rock cliff forming the SW extremity of Tabarin Peninsula, at the NE end of Antarctic Peninsula. Charted by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1946 and named for Oliver Burd, Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) meteorologist who lost his life when the base hut at Hope Bay burned in November 1948.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Burd, Cape 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 Burd, Cape should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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