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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3079

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 55' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
056° 28' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.9166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 56.4666667

Elevation (see definition): 1900

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Mountain, 1,900 m, the highest point of the main massif of the Leckie Range. Approximately mapped by Norwegian cartographers on Norwegian whalers chart No. 3. Plotted from air photos taken by Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) in 1956, and first visited by G.A. Knuckey of Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) in December 1956, when its position was fixed. Named by ANCA for B.G. Cook, geophysicist at Mawson station in 1958.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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