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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3765

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 04' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
156° 23' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.0666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 156.3833333

Elevation (see definition): 2070

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): A prominent ice-free peak, 2,070 m, overlooking the S side of Hatherton Glacier, 3 mi W of the N end of Johnstone Ridge. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Robert O. Derrick of the U.S. Weather Bureau, who served as assistant to the U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) Representative at Christchurch from 1960 until his death in 1966.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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