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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 34

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
025° 24' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -25.4

Elevation (see definition): 1640

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): Southernmost and highest (1,640 m) mountain of the Herbert Mountains, in the central part of the Shackleton Range. First mapped in 1957 by the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition (CTAE) and named for Henry W.L. Absalom, member of the Scientific Committee on the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition (CTAE), 1955-58.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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