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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10351

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 45' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 13' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.75

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 61.2166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): Small rock peak projecting slightly above the ice sheet 2 mi N of Pearce Peak, 12 mi SW of Falla Bluff. Discovered in February 1931 by the British Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE) under Mawson, and named by him for Commander Morton H. Moyes, RAN, cartographer of the expedition. The approximate position of this peak was verified in aerial photographs taken by the U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp on February 26, 1947.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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