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

Feature Class (see definition): Basin

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3860

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 14' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
157° 57' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.2333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 157.95

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A semi-circular glacial cirque 1 mi wide in the Miller Range. It is carved into Macdonald Bluffs at the SE base of Kreiling Mesa. So named by the Ohio State University Geological Party, 1967-68, because the granite cliffs surrounding the cirque are cut by numerous black dikes.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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