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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 620

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 35' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.5833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A steep icefall about 3 mi long, originating on the S side of Detroit Plateau, Graham Land, about 8 mi NW of Cape Worsley. Mapped from surveys by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) (1960-61). Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after the Arrol-Johnston car, which was adapted for use by Shackleton's Antarctic expedition (1907-09) and was the first mechanical transport used in Antarctica.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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