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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11055

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 27' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
179° 14' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.45

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -179.2333333

Elevation (see definition): 1040

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

Description (see definition): A partly snow-covered peak (1,040 m), the northernmost summit along the E wall of Erickson Glacier, where the latter enters the Ross Ice Shelf. Discovered and photographed by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS), 1939-41. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Paul V. O'Leary, builder, U.S. Navy Reserve (USNR), a member of the U.S. Naval Support Force, Antarctica, who lost his life by accidental poisoning on Nov. 28, 1959.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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