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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2765

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 55' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 24' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.9166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.4

Elevation (see definition): 1280

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Mountain, 1,280 m, standing nearly 3 mi NE of Mount Pisgah in the NE part of Smith Island, South Shetland Islands. The name Cape Christi was given for the N cape of Smith Island by a British expedition under Foster, 1828-31, but that feature had already been named Cape Smith. Since the latter name is approved for the cape, the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) recommended in 1953 that for the sake of historical continuity the name Christi be approved for the mountain now described.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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