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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9606

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 53' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
168° 45' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.8833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -168.75

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A rugged V-shaped massif, 10 mi long, surmounted by several sharp peaks, located at the W side of the mouth of Liv Glacier, where the latter enters Ross Ice Shelf. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Lieutenant Robert V. Mayer, U.S. Navy (USN), pilot of Hercules aircraft in four Antarctic seasons; plane commander for a mid-winter evacuation flight on June 26, 1964.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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