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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3317

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
86° 01' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
155° 04' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -86.0166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -155.0666667

Elevation (see definition): 3470

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

Description (see definition): A prominent peak, 3,470 m, standing 2 mi E of Mount Astor in the Hays Mountains of the Queen Maud Mountains. Discovered by members of the geological party under Laurence Gould during the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE), 1928-30, and named by Byrd for Frederick E. Crockett, a member of that party. The application of this name has been shifted in accord with the position assigned on the maps resulting from the second Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) of 1933-35.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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