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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15020

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 26' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 08' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.4333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.1333333

Elevation (see definition): 1000

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

Description (see definition): Large, flat-topped mountain, 1,000 m, having steep cliffs on the NE side, standing 2.5 mi WSW of the head of Hope Bay at the NE end of Antarctic Peninsula. Discovered by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition (SwedAE), 1901-04, under Nordenskjold. The mountain was charted by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1946 and named in 1948 by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Captain A. Taylor, commander of the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) and leader of its base at Hope Bay in 1945.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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