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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18271

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
81° 07' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
157° 20' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -81.1166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 157.3333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A peak at the N margin of Chapman Snowfield (q.v.) in the Churchill Mountains. The peak rises to 2360 m 6 mi SW of Mount Wharton. Named after William C. Elder, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) topographic engineer with the Topo North-Topo South survey expedition in these mountains, 1961-62.

Date Created (see definition): 01/28/2003

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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