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Doggo Defile: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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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

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

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