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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 931

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 20' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
169° 30' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.3333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -169.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A prominent bluff about 4 mi long, rising 3 mi SE of McKinley Nunatak, where it forms a part of the E wall of Liv Glacier. So named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) because of the alternate bands of snow and rock which mark the steep face of the bluff.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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