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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2866

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 11' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 43' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.1833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 68.7166667

Elevation (see definition): 1400

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1961

Description (see definition): An elongated, mostly ice-free massif, 15 mi long and rising to 1,400 m, standing 30 mi SE of Shaw Massif on the E side of Lambert Glacier. Discovered by Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) personnel from Beaver aircraft piloted by Flying Officer D.M. Johnston, RAAF, in 1957. Named by ANCA for Squadron Leader P.H. Clemence, who commanded the RAAF Antarctic Flight at Mawson Station in 1957.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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