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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15932

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 42' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 44' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.7

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.7333333

Elevation (see definition): 750

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1950

Description (see definition): Mountain, 750 m, with an isolated, black triangular summit showing through its snow mantle, standing in the NE part of Adelaide Island. First charted by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE) 1903-05, under Charcot, and named by him for Charles Velain, French geologist and geographer, and professor of physical geography at the Sorbonne.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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