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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4452

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
116° 23' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -116.3833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1976

Description (see definition): One of several small cones or cone remnants along the SW side of Toney Mountain in Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-66. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Homer L. Ellis, ACC, U.S. Navy (USN), radar air traffic controller at McMurdo Station, winter party 1968, and chief in charge of the ground controlled approach unit at the Byrd Station skiway landing strip, summer season, 1969-70.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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