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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2684

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
141° 23' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 141.3833333

Elevation (see definition): 33

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

Description (see definition): Rocky hill, 33 m, at the NW extremity of Cape Margerie. Charted and named by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE) in 1950. The name is descriptive of the hill's denuded aspect, evoking the celebrated musical score Night on Bald Mountain, "chauve" being French for bald.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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