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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4215

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 21' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
072° 46' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.35

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.7666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1961

Description (see definition): An ice rise 1.5 mi in extent, rising above the ice of Mendelssohn Inlet in the SW part of Alexander Island. First mapped from air photos taken by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE), 1947-48, by Searle of the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1960. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after Antonin Dvořák (1841-1904), Bohemian composer.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Dvořák Ice Rise 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 Dvořák Ice Rise should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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