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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10331

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 28' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 15' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.4666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 166.25

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): The range of mountains lying between the Mariner and Aviator Glaciers in Victoria Land. The seaward parts of the range were first viewed by Ross in 1841, and subsequently by several British and later American expeditions. The precise mapping of its overall features was accomplished from U.S. Navy air photographs and surveys by New Zealand and American parties in the 1950s and 1960s. Named by the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE), 1958-59, in keeping with the backgrounds of members of the 1957-58 and 1958-59 field parties who made a reconnaissance of the area, and also in association with the names Aviator and Mariner.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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