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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6537

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 22' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 58' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.3666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.9666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Prominent, square-shaped rock cape forming the N side of the entrance to Lamplugh Inlet, on the E coast of Palmer Land. Discovered by members of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) who explored this coast by land and from the air in 1940. Named for Joseph D. Healy, member of the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE), 1933-35, and dog driver at the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) East Base, 1939-41.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Healy, Cape 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 Healy, Cape should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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