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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15711

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 07' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.1166667

Elevation (see definition): 750

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

Description (see definition): Two sharply defined peaks, 750 m, standing together 1.5 mi N of Mount Taylor and 2 mi W of the head of Hope Bay at the NE end of Antarctic Peninsula. Discovered by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition (SwedAE), 1901-04, under Nordenskjold. Named by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) following their survey of the area in 1946.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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