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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1148

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 11' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
064° 48' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.1833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 64.8

Elevation (see definition): 2360

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

Description (see definition): A great massif of brown rock, 2,360 m, standing 1 mi E of Mount Lacey in the Athos Range, Prince Charles Mountains. It has a sheer N face and is bare except for an icecap on the flat summit. First visited in November 1955 by an Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) party led by John M. Bechervaise, officer in charge at Mawson Station in 1955, for whom it is named.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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