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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18831

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 30' 57" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
085° 41' 44" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.5158333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.6955556

Elevation (see definition): 4520

Decision Year (see definition): 11/01/2006

Description (see definition): A small snowy prominence (4520 m), 1.1 mi NW of Mount Vinson. It is the highest point of the ridge that forms the top of the main W face of Vinson Massif, overlooking the upper section of the Branscomb Glacier. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2006) in association with Branscomb Glacier.

Date Created (see definition): 08/06/2007

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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