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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17984

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 10' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
157° 53' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.1666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 157.8833333

Elevation (see definition): 3000

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2000

Description (see definition): High (c.3000 m) flat-topped mountain between Mount McClintock and Mount Aldrich on the main ridge of Britannia Range. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Rosemary A. Askin, geologist, Byrd Polar Research Center, Ohio State University, who, 1970-2000, worked in such diverse parts of Antarctica as Antarctic Peninsula, South Shetland Islands, Victoria Land and the Transantarctic Mountains, including the general vicinity of this mountain.

Date Created (see definition): 11/14/2000

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Askin, 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 Askin, Mount information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Askin, Mount should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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