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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4982

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 43' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 30' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.7166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.5

Elevation (see definition): 1720

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

Description (see definition): Prominent, conical rock peak, 1,720 m, surmounting the S part of the large rock mass between Northwind and Atka Glaciers in the Convoy Range, Victoria Land. Named by the New Zealand Northern Survey Party of the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition (CTAE) (1956-58) after the USS Glacier, flagship of the American convoy into McMurdo Sound in the 1956-57 season, and closely associated with the area in other years.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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