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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10201

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
86° 34' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
145° 48' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -86.5666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -145.8

Elevation (see definition): 2850

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A ridge-shaped mountain, 2,850 m, standing just N of the La Gorce Mountains, where it rises above the middle of Robison Glacier, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Discovered in December 1934 by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) geological party under Quin Blackburn, and named by R. Admiral Byrd for James E. Mooney, who assisted this and later Byrd expeditions. From 1959-65, Mooney served as Deputy United States Antarctic Projects Officer.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Mooney, Mount 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 Mooney, Mount should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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