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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5154

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 16' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
159° 50' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.2666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 159.8333333

Elevation (see definition): 2500

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A bluff rising to more than 2,500 m along the W edge of Daniels Range, in the Usarp Mountains. The bluff is 11 mi N of Big Brother Bluff Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-63. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Warren L. Forsythe, U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) geologist at McMurdo Station, 1967-68.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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