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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8149

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 06' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
137° 48' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.1

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -137.8

Elevation (see definition): 360

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1975

Description (see definition): A line of cliffs (360 m) which surmount the east side of the terminus of Frostman Glacier, on the coast of Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy tricamera aerial photographs, 1959-65. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Richard W. Konter, a member of the ship's party on the City of New York during the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE), 1928-30.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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