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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1478

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 22' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 48' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.3666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.8

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A prominent but low mountain 4.5 mi SE of Monte Cassino in the Freyberg Mountains. The feature is a black peaked mass of andesite rock, possibly the stump of an old volcano. Descriptively named by New Zealand Antarctic Research Program (NZARP) geologist P.J. Oliver, who studied the mountain in the 1981-82 season.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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