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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7928

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 57' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
026° 25' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.95

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 26.4166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A narrow projection of the ice shelf on the E side of Tangekilen Bay, along the coast of Queen Maud Land. First mapped by Norwegian cartographers from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37, and named Kiletangen (the bay tongue).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Kiletangen Ice Tongue 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 Kiletangen Ice Tongue should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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