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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3377

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 28' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
059° 56' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.4666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -59.9333333

Elevation (see definition): 275

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Dark, rocky peaks, the highest 275 m, lying 1.5 mi E of Greaves Peak and 2.5 mi E of the NW tip of Greenwich Island, in the South Shetland Islands. Named Crutch Peak by DI personnel of the Discovery II in 1934-35. Air photos show that there are two pairs of high peaks and a number of lower peaks.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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