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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1585

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
116° 06' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -116.1

Elevation (see definition): 3070

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1976

Description (see definition): Snow-covered peak (3,070 m) situated 2 mi W of Richmond Peak on the Toney Mountain massif, Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-66. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Alvin C. Boeger, Chief Aerographer's Mate, U.S. Navy (USN). As a member of the U.S. Naval Ice Reconnaissance Unit, Boeger made numerous ice reconnaissance flights between New Zealand and Antarctica from Oct. to Dec. 1972 which contributed to ship operations and routing.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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