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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9265

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 28' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
055° 50' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.4666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -55.8333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1968

Description (see definition): A ridge trending NW from Mount Moffat along the N side of Berquist Ridge in the Neptune Range, Pensacola Mountains. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1956-66. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Jules Madey of Clark, NJ, ham radio operator who arranged innumerable phone patches between personnel in Antarctica and parties in the U.S. in the period 1957-67.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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