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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1796

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 21' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 38' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.35

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.6333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A wall of mountains standing between the heads of Lallemand Fjord and Bourgeois Fjord, in Graham Land. Mapped by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) from surveys and air photos, 1946-59. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Robert Boyle (1627-91), English natural philosopher whose book New Experiments and Observations Touching Cold provided the first major scientific and practical approach to a philosophy of cold in all its aspects.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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