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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18885

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 32' 48" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
085° 39' 14" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.5466667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.6538889

Elevation (see definition): 4790

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

Description (see definition): A prominent high peak (4790 m) on the summit plateau of Vinson Massif, 1.3 mi SW of Mount Vinson. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2006) after Samuel Silverstein, 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 Silverstein 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 Silverstein Peak should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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