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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9455

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 03' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 05' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.05

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 164.0833333

Elevation (see definition): 1175

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A ridge to the E of Blue Glacier on Scott Coast, Victoria Land, running E-W and rising to c. 1,175 m between Garwood Valley and Marshall Valley. The feature was almost surely observed in 1903 by the Koettlitz Glacier party led by Lieutenant A.B. Armitage of British National Antarctic Expedition (BrNAE), but it was first clearly mapped by Captain Robert F. Scott's second expedition, British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE), 1910-13. The ridge was named in association with Marshall Valley by the New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee (NZ-APC) in 1982.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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