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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2934

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 30' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 06' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.5

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.1

Elevation (see definition): 745

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972

Description (see definition): A mountain with a flattened summit (745 m) located 1.4 mi ENE of Mount Fagan and 1.6 mi NW of Moltke Harbor, South Georgia. The feature was named "Sarg-Berg" (coffin mountain) by the German group of the International Polar Year Expedition, 1882-83. An English form of the name, Coffin Top, was recommended by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1954.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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