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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4794

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 18' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
157° 40' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.3

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 157.6666667

Elevation (see definition): 2320

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A notable rock bluff (2,320 m) situated 9 mi NE of Mount Longhurst in the Cook Mountains. The feature was visited in the 1957-58 season by members of the Darwin Glacier Party of the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition (CTAE), 1956-58. They applied the name which presumably refers to a geological fault at the bluff.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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