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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10754

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
60° 35' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
045° 29' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.5833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -45.4833333

Elevation (see definition): 1265

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Conspicuous, snow-topped mountain, 1,265 m, at the head of Sunshine Glacier on Coronation Island, in the South Orkney Islands. A number of rock towers lie on the NW side. Surveyed by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1948-49, and named by them for the snow petrel (Pagodroma nivea) which breeds in this area.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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