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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12212

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 47' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 40' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.7833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.6666667

Elevation (see definition): 2120

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): A mountain resembling a pyramid, rising to 2,120 m between Turnabout Valley and the mouth of Beacon Valley, in the Quartermain Mountains, Victoria Land. The name seems first to appear on maps of the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE) (R.F. Scott), 1910-13, but the mountain was almost certainly seen for the first time during Scott's first expedition, 1901-04.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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