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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2524

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

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 34' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.5666667

Elevation (see definition): 140

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Rocky, ice-free hill with steeply cliffed sides, 140 m, surmounting the peninsula between Neptunes Window and Fildes Point on the SE side of Deception Island, in the South Shetland Islands. Although the feature was called The Convent or Weathercock Hill by the whalers operating from Deception Island in the period before 1930, these names have not been used recently. The name Cathedral Crags was reported in 1953 to have become well established in local use at the nearby Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) station.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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