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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3881

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
065° 06' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.1

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): Conspicuous nunatak standing between the heads of Balch and Breitfuss Glaciers, in Graham Land. Photographed by Hunting Aerosurveys Ltd. in 1955-57, and mapped from these photos by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS). So named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1958 because this nunatak was used as a landmark by a Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) sledge party from Detaille Island in 1957 when traveling on Avery Plateau.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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