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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12231

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 21' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
156° 58' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.35

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 156.9666667

Elevation (see definition): 2435

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): A flat-topped mountain, 2,435 m, which forms a projecting angle along the steep cliffs bordering the N side of Byrd Glacier, just W of Peckham Glacier. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Captain Robert S. Quackenbush, Jr., chief of staff to Admiral Cruzen (Central Group of Task Force 68) in U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp, 1946-47, led by Admiral Byrd.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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