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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4099

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 52' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
169° 56' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.8666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -169.9333333

Elevation (see definition): 1600

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

Description (see definition): A ridge-type mountain about 2 mi long, with peaks rising above 1,600 m, located 3 mi NE of Mount Daniel astride the ridge descending NE from the S part of Lillie Range. Discovered by the U.S. Ross Ice Shelf Traverse Party (1957-58) under A.P. Crary, and named after Lieutenant Earl D. Dryfoose, Jr., U.S. Navy Reserve (USNR), pilot of U.S. Navy (USN) Squadron VX-6 during Deep Freeze operations.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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