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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 563

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 41' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
069° 32' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.6833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.5333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Steep-sided rock and snow ridge in northern Alexander Island, extending 15 mi in a N-S direction and forming the eastern wall of Toynbee Glacier. The ridge includes Mount Tyrrell and Mount Tilley. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1977 from the sandstone-type rocks that form this feature.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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