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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 419

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 22' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.3666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Nunatak 1 mi W of Sheppard Point, standing above the coastal ice cliffs on the N shore of Hope Bay, at the NE end of Antarctic Peninsula. Discovered by J. Gunnar Andersson's party of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition (SwedAE) which wintered at Hope Bay in 1903. Named for Andersson by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) following their survey of the area in 1945.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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