This page presents the geographical name data for Denfeld Mountains 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): Denfeld Mountains
Feature Class (see definition): Summit
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 3729
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 55' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
144° 45' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.9166667
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -144.75
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970
Description (see definition): A group of scattered mountains between Crevasse Valley Glacier and Arthur Glacier in the Ford Ranges of Marie Byrd Land. The mountains were explored by the Byrd Antarctic Expeditions (1928-30 and 1933-35) and by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) (1939-41) all led by R. Admiral R.E. Byrd. Named for Admiral Louis E. Denfeld, Chief of Naval Operations and a member of the joint Chiefs of Staff (1947-49), who helped in the planning and organization of Operation Highjump (1946-47) for which Byrd was leader.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data