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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13401

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 36' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 18' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.6

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 166.3

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1969

Description (see definition): A peak 1 mi SE of Mount McCarthy, in the Barker Range, Victoria Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1960-64. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Edmund A. Schofield, biologist at Hallett Station, summer 1963-64, and McMurdo Station, 1967-68.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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