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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3714

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 17' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
103° 07' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.2833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -103.1166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Conspicuous ice tongue, about 20 mi long, extending W from Abbot Ice Shelf of Peacock Sound into Amundsen Sea. Discovered by members of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) in flights from the Bear, February 1940, and named after E.J. Demas (d. 1979), member of the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) of 1928-30 and 1933-35.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Demas Ice Tongue 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 Demas Ice Tongue should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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