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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 412

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 06' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 18' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.1

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.3

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A group of nunataks forming the NE end of Sweeny Mountains, In Ellsworth Land. Discovered and photographed from the air by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE), 1947-48. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from Survey and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1961-67. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Richard E. Anderson, aviation electronics technician on R4D flights in 1961, including a Nov. 4, 1961 reconnaissance flight from Byrd Station to the Eights Coast.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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