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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5308

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 21' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 33' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.35

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -167.55

Elevation (see definition): 4070

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

Description (see definition): A high massive mountain (4,070 m) which dominates the area between the heads of Strom and Axel Heiberg Glaciers, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Discovered by Roald Amundsen in 1911, and named by him for Fridtjof Nansen, polar explorer, who helped support Amundsen's expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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