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

Feature Class (see definition): Valley

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 983

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 47' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 12' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.7833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.2

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1993

Description (see definition): An ice-free valley 3 mi WSW of Dotson Ridge in the Convoy Range of Victoria Land. The name is one of a group of nautical names in the Convoy Range, this one applied by the 1989-90 New Zealand Antarctic Research Program (NZARP) field party with reference to the low and blocky floor of this valley, which has unusually large ice wedge polygon hummocks.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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