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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2853

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 25' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 03' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.4166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.05

Elevation (see definition): 3040

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A peak in the Queen Elizabeth Range, 3,040 m, which presents a rocky face to the NE, standing just S of January Col. Visited by the New Zealand Southern Survey Party of the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition (CTAE) (1956-58) in early 1958. Named by them for Squadron-Leader J.R. Claydon, commanding officer of the Antarctic Flight of the Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF), who assisted the survey team operating in this vicinity.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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