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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7839

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 47' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 41' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.7833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.6833333

Elevation (see definition): 395

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): Rounded headland with vertical cliffs which rise to a small ice dome 395 m high, forming the NW end of Vega Island, south of Trinity Peninsula. Discovered by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition (SwedAE) under Nordenskjold, 1901-04, and named by him for Sir John Scott Keltie, Sec. of the Royal Geographical Society, 1892-1915.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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