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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2020

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 25' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 35' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.4166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 164.5833333

Elevation (see definition): 1705

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): A peak (1,705 m) in the northern part of Sturge Island, in the Balleny Islands. Discovered in Feb. 1839 by John Balleny, who named it for W. Brown, one of the merchants who helped Charles Enderby in sending the expedition. Resighted in 1841 by Captain James Ross, who inadvertently applied the name Russell Peak.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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