This page presents the geographical name data for Doggo Defile 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): Doggo Defile
Feature Class (see definition): Gap
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 3946
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 44' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 47' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.7333333
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.7833333
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962
Description (see definition): A narrow, steep-sided defile, in parts less than 1 mi wide, cutting through the coastal mountains E of Dee Ice Piedmont, W coast of Antarctic Peninsula. Photographed from the air by Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) in 1947. Surveyed by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1948-50, and 1958. The UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) name is descriptive; the NW entrance is only partly visible to sledge parties traveling along the coast, and the true nature of the feature is completely hidden by the surrounding mountains.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data