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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18247

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
81° 43' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 02' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -81.7166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.0333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2003

Description (see definition): A horseshoe-shaped mountain rising to 1350 m in Nash Range, Churchill Mountains. It stands at the E side of Dickey Glacier, 7 mi N of Mount Canopus. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Steven A. Arcone, U.S. Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL), who conducted ground radar traverses and airborne radar surveys in the South Pole area, Transantarctic Mountains, and ice sheet of West Antarctica during six field seasons, 1993-2002.

Date Created (see definition): 01/24/2003

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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