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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2168

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
86° 03' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
132° 20' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -86.05

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -132.3333333

Elevation (see definition): 2070

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): A peak, 2,070 m, on the spur descending from Mount Simsarian, along the E face of Watson Escarpment. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1960-64. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for James U. Burlock, builder at Byrd Station in 1962.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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