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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12612

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 48' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
115° 49' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.8

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -115.8166667

Elevation (see definition): 3595

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1976

Description (see definition): The central and culminating peak (3,595 m) of the Toney Mountain massif in Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from ground surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-71. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Addison E. Richmond, Jr., of the U.S. Department of State, Chairman of the Interagency Committee on Antarctica, 1971-72.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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