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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 864

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 23' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
002° 48' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.3833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -2.8

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): An ice-covered headland, marked by Baken Nunatak near the seaward end, forming the NW extremity of Ahlmann Ridge in Queen Maud Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by Norwegian-British-Swedish Antarctic Expedition (NBSAE) (1949-52) and air photos by the Norwegian expedition (1958-59) and named Bakeneset (the beacon cape).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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