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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13963

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 11' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.1833333

Elevation (see definition): 480

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Prominent rocky mountain, 480 m, forming the N limit of Saint Andrews Bay on the N coast of South Georgia. The name "Kegel-Berg" (Skittle Mountain) was given for this feature by the German group of the International Polar Year Investigations, 1882-83. During the South Georgia Survey (SGS), 1951-52, the mountain was identified and located. An English form of the name, Mount Skittle, was recommended by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1954.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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