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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18680

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 06' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.1

Elevation (see definition): 1000

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2004

Description (see definition): A peak rising to c. 1000 m in the extreme W part of the Dais in Wright Valley, McMurdo Dry Valleys. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2004) after Rhett Butler of Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (IRIS); Program Manager for the Global Seismograph Network; U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) investigator for the South Pole Station seismic observatory installed jointly by IRIS and U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Date Created (see definition): 07/14/2004

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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