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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3485

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 15' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 55' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.25

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.9166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1976

Description (see definition): The primary, western ridge of the Columbia Mountains in Palmer Land. There is considerable exposure of bare rock along the W slopes of the feature. Mapped by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) in 1974. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Ian W.D. Dalziel, British geologist now at Columbia University, in several recent seasons (late 1960s to 1976) the principal U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) investigator of the structure and petrology of the Scotia Ridge area.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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