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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2189

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 50' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 29' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.8333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 167.4833333

Elevation (see definition): 2310

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A mountain (2,310 m) on the east edge of Malta Plateau, situated 4 mi S of Mount Hussey at the head of Hand Glacier, in the Victory Mountains of Victoria Land. Named by the New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee (NZ-APC) for Dr. Meredith F. Burrill, Executive Secretary of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names, 1943-73. His leadership in the development of Antarctic names policy and principles has been instrumental in establishing greater international uniformity in the geographic nomenclature of the continent.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Burrill, Mount 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 Burrill, Mount should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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