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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3426

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 56' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
169° 36' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.9333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -169.6

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A small cluster of peaks surmounting the end of the ridge which extends E from Mount Hall of the Lillie Range, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Discovered and photographed by the U.S. Ross Ice Shelf Traverse Party (1957-58) led by A.P. Crary, and named for Lieutenant Commander Roy E. Curtis, U.S. Navy (USN), pilot with U.S. Navy Squadron VX-6 during Deep Freeze Operations.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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