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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12718

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
172° 48' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 172.8

Elevation (see definition): 1000

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1949

Description (see definition): A small, flat, snow-covered mountain that rises over 1,000 m and is situated immediately S of Ebony Ridge in the Commonwealth Range. Discovered by the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE) (1907-09) under Ernest Shackleton, who named this feature for Captain Robert F. Scott, Royal Navy (RN). Shackleton had been a member of Scott's Southern Polar Party which reached 8217S on the British National Antarctic Expedition (BrNAE) (1901-04).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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