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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7432

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 25' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
023° 16' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.4166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -23.2666667

Elevation (see definition): 1215

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Nunatak rising to 1,215 m at the W end of Pioneers Escarpment (q.v.), Shackleton Range. In association with the names of pioneers of polar life and travel grouped in this area, named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1971 after Major Frederick George Jackson (1860-1938), English Arctic explorer who in 1895 designed the features of the pyramid tent, later to become standard equipment on British polar expeditions.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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