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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 115

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 38' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 31' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.6333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.5166667

Elevation (see definition): 2575

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Snow-covered mountain, 2,575 m, marking the S limit of the Achaean Range in the central part of Anvers Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. It is part of the Mount Francais massif but has a separate summit 1.5 mi W of the main peak of Mount Francais. It was surveyed by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1944, and again in 1955. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Agamemnon, Commander in Chief of the Achaean forces at Troy in Homer's Iliad.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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