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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2443

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
82° 35' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
052° 27' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -82.5833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -52.45

Elevation (see definition): 1800

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A rock buttress to the NW of Worcester Summit, rising to c. 1,800 m on the N side of Jaeger Table, Dufek Massif, in the Pensacola Mountains, q.v. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1979 for Christine Carlson, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) geologist who worked in the Dufek Massif area, summer 1976-77.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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