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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1660

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 07' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
023° 08' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.1166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 23.1333333

Elevation (see definition): 2390

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): Mountain, 2,390 m, standing 3 mi S of Tanngarden Peaks in the Sor Rondane Mountains. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers in 1957 from air photos taken by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp, 1946-47, and named for Otto Borchgrevink, leader of the Norwegian whaling expedition 1930-31, which mapped the coast of Antarctica from 51 30 to 59 East.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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