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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2345

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
53° 06' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
073° 32' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -53.1

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 73.5333333

Elevation (see definition): 2415

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1957

Description (see definition): A peak (2,415 m) standing 1.2 mi NE of Mawson Peak, the summit of Heard Island. Surveyed in 1948 by the Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE), who named it for Group-Captain Stuart A. Campbell, RAAF. Campbell visited Heard Island in 1929 as aircraft pilot with the British Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE) led by Mawson, and again as leader of the Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) when a research station was established on the island in December 1947.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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