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

Feature Class (see definition): Plain

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7827

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
81° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
159° 30' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -81.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 159.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): An ice-covered plateau, about 15 mi long and from 2 to 4 mi wide, located on the E side of the Churchill Mountains between the lower parts of Jorda and Flynn Glaciers. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Commander George R. Kelly, USN, commanding officer of U.S. Navy (USN) Squadron VX-6 during Operation Deep Freeze (OpDFrz) 1964.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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