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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3238

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
115° 07' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -115.1166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): A rock and ice bluff just W of Spitz Ridge on the N side of Toney Mountain, in Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from ground surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-66. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Tony L. Cox, geomagnetist-seismologist with the Byrd Station winter party, 1966.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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