This page presents the geographical name data for Keller Inlet 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): Keller Inlet
Feature Class (see definition): Stream
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 7815
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 15' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 05' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.25
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.0833333
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): No data
Description (see definition): Ice-filled inlet 12 mi long, in a NE-SW direction, and 6 mi wide, between Cape Little and Cape Fiske, along the E coast of Palmer Land. This inlet was photographed from the air by members of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) in December 1940, and in 1947 by members of the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) under Ronne, who in conjunction with the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) charted it from the ground. Named by Ronne for Louis Keller of Beaumont, Texas, who contributed supplies to Ronne's expedition.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data