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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1094

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 02' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 01' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.0333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.0166667

Elevation (see definition): 1400

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Conspicuous peak, 1,400 m, overlooking the S shore of Briand Fjord in Flandres Bay, on the W coast of Graham Land. The SE entrance point of Briand Fjord was charted by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE) under Charcot, 1903-05, and named "Pointe Bayet" for Charles Bayet, Director of Instruction and member of the Commission of Scientific Work of the expedition. As air photos show no well-defined point in this position the name has been applied to this conspicuous peak.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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