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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14183

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 50' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
065° 33' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.8333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.55

Elevation (see definition): 1290

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A conspicuous, isolated mountain (1,290 m) in the center and near the mouth of Weyerhaeuser Glacier, in southern Graham Land. It has steep rock sides meeting in a sharp summit ridge. Photographed from the air by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in Aug. 1947, and by Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) (Trimetrogon photography) in Dec. 1947. Surveyed by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in Dec. 1958. The UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) name is descriptive of the isolated position of the feature.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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