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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18872

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 32' 18" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
085° 24' 07" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.5383333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.4019444

Elevation (see definition): 4551

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

Description (see definition): A small, sharp peak (4551 m) at the SE extremity of the summit plateau of Vinson Massif, 2.7 mi ESE of Mount Vinson. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2006) after Brian Marts, member of the 1966-67 American Antarctic Mountaineering Expedition that made the first ascent of Vinson Massif and other high mountains in the Sentinel Range.

Date Created (see definition): 08/07/2007

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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