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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2594

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 13' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
064° 01' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.2166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.0166667

Elevation (see definition): 760

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1951

Description (see definition): Sharp peak, 760 m, standing immediately SE of Blanchard Ridge on the W coast of Graham Land. Probably first sighted by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition (BelgAE), 1897-99. Charted by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE), 1908-10, under Charcot, who named it for Senor Chaigneau, then Gov. of Provincia de Magallanes, Chile.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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