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

Feature Class (see definition): Plain

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9325

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 58' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 18' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.9666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 167.3

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): An ice-covered plateau of about 25 mi extent in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. The plateau is irregular in shape and is bounded on the S and W by Mariner Glacier, on the N by tributaries to Trafalgar Glacier, and on the E by tributaries to Borchgrevink Glacier. Named by the New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee (NZ-APC) to commemorate the island of Malta in association with the Victory Mountains.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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