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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14902

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): 610

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A rock peak (610 m) which is the easternmost of the Birchall Peaks, in the Ford Ranges, Marie Byrd Land. Photographed from the air and roughly plotted by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE), 1928-30, but mapped definitively by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS), 1939-41. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for H. Myron Swarm, U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) ionospheric physicist at Byrd Station in the 1966-67 season.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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