E-mail this page Print this page
Harrison Nunatak: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
SpanishFrenchSimplified ChineseGermanRussianHindiArabicPortuguese
This page presents the geographical name data for Harrison Nunatak 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): Harrison Nunatak

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6416

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 32' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
096° 02' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.5333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -96.0333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): A snow-covered nunatak, with rock exposure to the SE, located 4 mi S of Savage Glacier in the extreme SE part of Thurston Island. Discovered on helicopter flights from the USS Bellinghausen Sea Expedition in February 1960. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Henry T. Harrison, Jr., U.S. Weather Bureau meteorologist with the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) in 1928-30.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


- Please bookmark this page (add it to your favorites).
- If you wish to link to this page, you can do so by referring to the URL address below this line.

https://geographic.org/geographic_names/antname.php?uni=6416&fid=antgeo_110

Copyright © 1995-2012 ITA all rights reserved.


Antarctica names alphabetically
A * B * C * D * E * F * G *H * I * J * K * L * M * N * O * P * Q * R * S * T * U * V * W * X * Y * Z


Global names alphabetically



. . . Feedback




| COUNTRIES | Geographic.org | GEOLOGY | USA STATISTICS | CHINA STATS | COUNTRY CODES | AIRPORTS | RELIGION | JOBS |