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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11658

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 55' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
128° 33' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.9166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -128.55

Elevation (see definition): 2440

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1974

Description (see definition): A prominent, conical nunatak (2,440 m) standing 3.5 mi SE of Mount Petras at the S extremity of the McCuddin Mountains, in Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-65. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Captain Peter J. Anderson, USAF, Technical Editor, History and Research Division, U.S. Naval Support Force, Antarctica, during Operation Deep Freeze 1971 and 1972.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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