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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3849

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
147° 55' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -147.9166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): Isolated rock outcrops near the N end of Hershey Ridge, 9 mi NW of Linwood Peak, in the Ford Ranges of Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) (1939-41) and by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos (1959-65). Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for David N. Dickinson, construction mechanic, U.S. Navy (USN), at Brockton Station (80S, 178W) on the Ross Ice Shelf for two seasons, 1965-66 and 1966-67.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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