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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2780

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
073° 47' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.7833333

Elevation (see definition): 1300

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A nunatak rising to c. 1,300 m, 2.5 mi ENE of Holtet Nunatak in the Lyon Nunataks, Ellsworth Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from U.S. Navy aerial photographs taken 1965-68 and Landsat imagery taken 1973-74. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1987 after Klaus J. Christoph, upper atmospheric physicist at Siple Station, 1970-71.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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