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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 850

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 19' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
023° 58' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.3166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -23.9666667

Elevation (see definition): 1020

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Nunatak rising to 1,020 m to the E of Bernhardi Heights and 10 mi NW of Jackson Tooth, Pioneers Escarpment, in the Shackleton Range. Photographed from the air by the U.S. Navy, 1967. Surveyed by British Antarctic Survey (BAS), 1968-71. Named in 1977 by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after Thomas Baines (1822-75), English explorer and joint author, with W.B. Lord, of Shifts and Expedients of Camp Life, Travel and Exploration (London, 1871).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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