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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12125

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 58' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
168° 47' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.9666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 168.7833333

Elevation (see definition): 1220

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

Description (see definition): A mountain (1,220 m) about 10 mi W of Mount Brewster, rising at the head of Whitehall Glacier in the W part of Daniell Peninsula, Victoria Land. Named by New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE), 1957-58, for George T. Prior of the Mineral Department, British Museum, who studied and analyzed the rocks obtained from this region by the British National Antarctic Expedition (BrNAE), 1901-04.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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