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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2197

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 44' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 166.7333333

Elevation (see definition): 2740

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A graywacke peak (2,740 m) standing at the W side of the mouth of Osuga Glacier in the Barker Range, Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. Named by the NZFMCAE, 1962-63, after William Burton, crew member on the Terra Nova during the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE), 1910-13. Burton, who lived in New Zealand, was a guest of the U.S. Navy during the 1962-63 Antarctic season when he visited the continent again with two others of Scott's veterans.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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