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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2579

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 03' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
070° 25' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.05

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.4166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1975

Description (see definition): A group of three nunataks located immediately east of the base of Shostakovich Peninsula in southern Alexander Island. Mapped by Directorate of Overseas Surveys from satellite imagery supplied by U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration in cooperation with U.S. Geological Survey. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after one of the asteroids lying between the orbits of the planets Mars and Jupiter.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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