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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12604

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 34' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
144° 39' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.5666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -144.65

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): Peak just W of Reece Pass and 3 mi S of Mount Colombo in the SE part of the Fosdick Mountains, in the Ford Ranges of Marie Byrd Land. Discovered on aerial flights from West Base of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) (1939-41) and named for Harrison H. Richardson, meteorological observer with the biological party which visited this area in 1940.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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