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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6079

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 55' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
072° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.9166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.6666667

Elevation (see definition): 1500

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1994

Description (see definition): A group of about a dozen nunataks in Ellsworth Land, rising 1,300-1,500 m in elevation and running NW-SE for 18 mi between Lyon Nunataks and Sky-Hi Nunataks. The group includes features from Smith Nunataks and Whitmill Nunatak in the NW to Gaylord Nunatak and Neff Nunatak in the southeast. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) aerial photographs, 1961-68, and U.S. Landsat imagery, 1973-74. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1994 after Charles Grossman, formerly Chief, Shaded Relief and Special Graphics Unit, Branch of Special Maps, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), a specialist in the production of maps of Antarctica.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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