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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2652

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 54' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
064° 34' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.9

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.5666667

Elevation (see definition): 2680

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A massive mountain 9 mi S of Mount Hope, rising 2,680 m from the S end of Eternity Range in northern Palmer Land. First seen from the air and named by Lincoln Ellsworth during his flights of Nov. 21 and 23, 1935. Surveyed by J.R. Rymill of British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) in Nov. 1936. The mountain was subsequently photographed from the air by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) in Sept. 1940, and by Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) in Dec. 1947. The feature is one of three major mountains in Ellsworth's Eternity Range to which he gave the names Faith, Hope and Charity.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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