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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9327

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 55' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 21' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.9166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.35

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1976

Description (see definition): A steep, south-facing rock bluff at the base of Condor Peninsula, overlooking the NW extremity of Hilton Inlet on the E side of Palmer Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) in 1974. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Antonio I. Malva-Gomes, topographic engineer with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Lassiter Coast geologic and mapping party in 1970-71. He was also a member of the Pine Island Bay Reconnaissance aboard the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) Burton Island, 1974-75.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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