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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1759

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 45' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 20' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.75

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.3333333

Elevation (see definition): 2140

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A peak, 2,140 m, forming a part of the divide between the Hunter and Hoshko Glaciers in the Lanterman Range, Bowers Mountains. Named by the northern party of New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE), 1963-64, for Lieutenant John M. Bowers, Jr., of U.S. Navy (USN) Squadron VX-6, who flew support flights for this New Zealand field party.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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