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

Feature Class (see definition): Area

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4461

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 30' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
094° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.5

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -94

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A line of subglacial highlands in West Antarctica that extend WSW from central Ellsworth Mountains to the vicinity of Mount Moore and Mount Woollard. The existence of the feature was first indicated from seismic soundings by the Marie Byrd Land Traverse Party, 1957-58, led by Charles R. Bentley. It was delineated in detail by the SPRI-NSF-TUD airborne radio echo sounding program, 1967-79, and named in association with the Ellsworth Mountains.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Ellsworth Subglacial Highlands 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 Ellsworth Subglacial Highlands should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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