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

Feature Class (see definition): Gap

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2950

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
60° 37' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
045° 41' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.6166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -45.6833333

Elevation (see definition): 300

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Snow-covered col at 300 m elevation, between Echo Mountain and Cragsman Peaks on Coronation Island, in the South Orkney Islands. Surveyed in 1950 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS). The name derives from the fact that a Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) party had their tent blown down in a gale when camped on this col in September 1948.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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