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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16763

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 17' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
178° 38' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.2833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 178.6333333

Elevation (see definition): 720

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A small rock peak, 720 m, close to the S edge of the Ross Ice Shelf, about midway between the mouths of Good and Ramsey Glaciers. Discovered and photographed by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) on Flight C of February 29-March 1, 1940, and named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Vance Woodall, Seaman, USN, who lost his life in an unloading accident on U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp, 1946-47.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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