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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10339

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 48' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
141° 28' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.8

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 141.4666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1955

Description (see definition): Small rocky cape, fringed by many small islands and backed by moraine close to the S, protruding through the coastal icecap 2.5 mi SW of Cape Decouverte. Photographed from the air by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp, 1946-47. Charted by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE), 1949-51, and so named by them because several patches of lichens were found on the exposed rocky surfaces. "Mousse" is French for moss.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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