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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2169

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 22' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
050° 56' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.3666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -50.9333333

Elevation (see definition): 2095

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): An ice-capped dome rising to 2,095 m in west-central Saratoga Table, Forrestal Range, in the Pensacola Mountains. At the suggestion of U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) party leader Arthur B. Ford, named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Russell F. Burmester, geologist, Western Washington State University, Bellingham, WA, who worked in the Forrestal Range, 1978-79.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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