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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3647

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 22' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 02' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.3666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 166.0333333

Elevation (see definition): 4020

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A peak (4,020 m) situated 3 mi SW of Mount Kirkpatrick in Queen Alexandra Range. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1958-65. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in recognition of the Decennial of the Institute of Polar Studies, Ohio State University, in 1970, the same year the University celebrated its Centennial. The University and the Institute have been very active in Antarctic investigations since 1960.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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