This page presents the geographical name data for Cartographers Range 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): Cartographers Range
Feature Class (see definition): Range
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 2484
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 21' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 50' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.35
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 167.8333333
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970
Description (see definition): A rugged range about 25 mi long in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. It is bounded on the N by Pearl Harbor Glacier, on the E by Tucker Glacier, and on the S by Hearfield and Trafalgar Glaciers. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-64. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for the cartographers and cartographic technicians of the Branch of Special Maps, U.S. Geological Survey. Their skills and labor have produced excellent maps of Antarctica.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data