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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4225

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
075° 08' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.1333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Snow-covered point between Rameau Inlet and Verdi Inlet, marking the NW extremity of Pesce Peninsula, Alexander Island. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from U.S. Navy aerial photographs taken 1967-68 and from Landsat imagery taken 1972-73. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Commander Paul R. Dykeman, U.S. Navy (USN), Commanding Officer, Antarctic Development Squadron Six (VXE-6), from May 1981 to May 1982.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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