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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13080

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
86° 18' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
151° 45' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -86.3

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -151.75

Elevation (see definition): 2170

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A ridge-shaped mountain, 2,170 m, standing 3 mi W of Mount Gardiner, at the SE side of the lower reaches of Bartlett Glacier, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Discovered in December 1934 by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) geological party under Quin Blackburn, and named at that time by R. Admiral Byrd for Ruth Black, deceased wife of Richard B. Black, expedition member who assisted with seismic, survey, and radio operations in the vicinity of Little America II.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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