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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1857

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 26' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
071° 24' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.4333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.4

Elevation (see definition): 900

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A mountain rising to c. 900 m, forming the NE extremity of Sofia Mountains, Alexander Island. The feature forms the NE part of a horseshoe-shaped ridge 3.5 mi ESE of Mount Holt. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Lieutenant Commander William K. Braun, USN, C-121J (Super Constellation) aircraft commander, Squadron VXE-6, U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Deep Freeze (OpDFrz), 1970 and 1971.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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