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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1395

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 29' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
146° 20' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.4833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -146.3333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Group of peaks 3 mi W of Mount Iphigene, on the S side of Block Bay in Marie Byrd Land. Discovered in 1929 by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE). Named by Byrd for Frederick T. Birchall, member of the staff of the New York Times which published the expedition's press dispatches.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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