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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7460

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 27' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.45

Elevation (see definition): 410

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

Description (see definition): Conical nunatak, 410 m, standing 5.5 mi S of Lewis Point on the E coast of Palmer Land. This feature was photographed from the air by members of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) in September 1940 and was probably seen by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) ground party that explored this coast. During 1947 it was charted by a joint party consisting of members of the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) and Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS). Named by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) for David P. James, Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) surveyor at the Hope Bay base in 1945-46.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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