This page presents the geographical name data for Saint Johns Range 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): Saint Johns Range
Feature Class (see definition): Range
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 13163
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 17' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 00' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.2833333
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962
Description (see definition): Crescent-shaped mountain range about 20 mi long, in Victoria Land. It is bounded on the N by the Cotton, Miller and Debenham Glaciers, and on the S by Victoria Valley and the Victoria Upper and Victoria Lower Glaciers. Named by the New Zealand Northern Survey Party of the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition (CTAE), 1956-58, which surveyed peaks in the range in 1957. Named for St. Johns College at Cambridge, England, with which several members of the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE) (1910-13) were associated during the writing of their scientific reports, and in association with the adjacent Gonville and Caius Range.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data