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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11728

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 52' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
138° 24' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.8666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -138.4

Elevation (see definition): 3315

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): A massive dome-shaped mountain, 3,315 m, at the NE end of Stanford Plateau along the Watson Escarpment. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from ground surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1960-63. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Herman Phleger, one of the U.S. representatives in the discussions on the Antarctic Treaty of 1959.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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