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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4164

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 02' 00" S

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

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.0333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -166

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): A group of rugged coastal foothills, about 18 mi long, extending from the mouth of Liv Glacier to the mouth of Strom Glacier at the head of Ross Ice Shelf. Discovered by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) in November 1929 and named for James Duncan, Manager of Tapley, Ltd., shipping agents for the Byrd expeditions at Dunedin, New Zealand.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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