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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16200

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 27' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
084° 53' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.45

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.8833333

Elevation (see definition): 3100

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1961

Description (see definition): A mountain (3,100 m) 3 mi N of Mount Tuck, surmounting the ridge between Dater and Hansen Glaciers in the Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. Discovered by U.S. Navy (USN) Squadron VX-6 on photographic flights of Dec. 14-15, 1959, and mapped from these photos by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Kenneth L. Waldron, construction electrician, USN, a member of the IGY South Pole Station winter party, 1957.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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