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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3221

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 22' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 36' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.3666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.6

Elevation (see definition): 685

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Nunatak 3 mi long which rises to 685 m, standing close E of the mouth of Meinardus Glacier on the W side of New Bedford Inlet, on the E coast of Palmer Land. Discovered and photographed from the air in December 1940 by members of East Base of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS). During 1947 it was photographed from the air by members of the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE), who in conjunction with the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) charted it from the ground. Named by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) for Arnold Court, American meteorologist and member of the West Base unit of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS), 1939-41.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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