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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3815

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 32' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
021° 11' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.5333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -21.1833333

Elevation (see definition): 1600

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A mountain rising to c. 1,600 m to the SW of Aronson Corner in the Pioneers Escarpment, Shackleton Range. Photographed from the air by the U.S. Navy, 1967. Surveyed by British Antarctic Survey (BAS), 1968-71. In association with the names of pioneers of polar life and travel grouped in this area, named in 1971 by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after Sir James Dewar (1842-1923), Scottish chemist and physicist who invented the thermos flask, c. 1892.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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