This page presents the geographical name data for D'Angelo 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): D'Angelo Bluff
Feature Class (see definition): Cliff
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 3498
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
87° 18' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
154° 00' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -87.3
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -154
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963
Description (see definition): A prominent north-facing rock bluff, 6 mi long, trending westward from Mount Mclntyre. The bluff stands at the W side of Scott Glacier, near the head, 13 mi S of Mount Early. Discovered by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) geological party led by Quin Blackburn, in Dec. 1934. The bluff was visited Dec. 5, 1962 by a geological party of the Ohio State University Institute of Polar Studies, led by George Doumani. Named by Doumani for CWO John D'Angelo, U.S. Army (USA), helicopter pilot who landed the party on this bluff.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data