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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11235

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 41' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
071° 58' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.6833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.9666667

Elevation (see definition): 550

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A peak in the Desko Mountains (q.v.), rising to c. 550 m at the SE end of Rothschild Island. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Commander Robert H. Overton, USCG, Executive Officer, U.S. Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) Westwind, U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Deep Freeze (OpDFrz), 1971.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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