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

Feature Class (see definition): Stream

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2284

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 07' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
096° 22' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.1166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -96.3666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): Ice-filled inlet about 22 mi long, indenting the NE coast of Thurston Island between Evans and Lofgren Peninsulas. Discovered on helicopter flights from the USS Burton Island and Glacier by personnel of U.S. Navy (USN) Bellingshausen Sea Expedition in February 1960. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Captain John Cadwalader, USN, chief of staff to U.S. Antarctic Projects Officer and representative of Task Unit Commander aboard the Burton Island in February 1960.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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