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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9632

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 22' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
169° 38' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.3666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 169.6333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A point marking the E side of the mouth of Beaver Glacier, where the latter enters Ross Ice Shelf. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for K.A. McCann, Master of the U.S. Naval Ship (USNS) Private Joseph F. Merrell during U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Deep Freeze (OpDFrz) 1965.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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