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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10846

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 44' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 08' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.7333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.1333333

Elevation (see definition): 2255

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): Prominent peak, 2,255 m, rising 4 mi SE of Mount Harmsworth in the Worcester Range. Surveyed and named in 1957 by the New Zealand party of the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition (CTAE) (1956-58) because of its association with Mount Harmsworth. Sir Alfred Harmsworth, a generous contributor to the British National Antarctic Expedition (BrNAE) (1901-04), was later created Viscount Northcliff.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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