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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15107

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 20' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 48' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.3333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.8

Elevation (see definition): 1625

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Mountain, 1,625 m, standing 7 mi WNW of the mouth of Clifford Glacier on the E coast of Palmer Land. Discovered in 1936 by a British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) sledge party under Rymill. During 1947 it was photographed from the air by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) under Ronne, who in conjunction with the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) charted it from the ground. Named in 1952 by Sir Miles Clifford, Government of the Falkland Islands, for his great-uncle Sir John Tenniel, 1820-1914, noted English illustrating artist, humorist, and political cartoonist.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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