This page presents the geographical name data for Carnegie Range 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): Carnegie Range
Feature Class (see definition): Range
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 18255
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
82° 11' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 10' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -82.1833333
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.1666667
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2003
Description (see definition): A mountain range, 18 mi long, running N-S between Errant Glacier and Holyoake Range on the W and Algie Glacier and Nash Range on the E. The range rises to over 1400 m and is ice covered except for peaks and ridges in the N portion and Russell Bluff at the S end. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Andrew Carnegie (1825-1919), American industrialist of Scottish birth who established numerous foundations and endowments for education, research, and social advancement, including the provision of public libraries in the United States, Great Britain, and other English speaking countries.
Date Created (see definition): 01/24/2003
Date Edited (see definition): No data