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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4054

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 36' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.6

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.6666667

Elevation (see definition): 1000

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A nunatak rising to 1,000 m between Garcie Peaks and Webb Peak, Crescent Scarp, in NW Palmer Land. The nunatak was photographed from the air by U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS), 1940, U.S. Navy, 1966, and was surveyed by British Antarctic Survey (BAS), 1970-73. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Bobby G. Downs, U.S. Navy (USN), cook, Palmer Station, winter party 1968.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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