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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4285

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
60° 37' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
045° 41' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.6166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -45.6833333

Elevation (see definition): 790

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Conspicuous mountain, 790 m, surmounting the W side of Laws Glacier close N of Cragsman Peaks on Coronation Island, in the South Orkney Islands. Surveyed in 1948-49 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), and so named by them because of the remarkable echoing noted in this part of Laws Glacier.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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