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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16564

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 08' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
023° 30' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.1333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 23.5

Elevation (see definition): 3180

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): Large mountain rising to 3,180 m between Mount Walnum and Mount Nils Larsen in the Sor Rondane Mountains. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers in 1946 from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37, and named for Viggo Wideroe, airplane pilot of this expedition. Remapped by the Norwegians in 1957 from air photos taken on U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp, 1946-47.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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