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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5344

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
81° 11' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
158° 21' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -81.1833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 158.35

Elevation (see definition): 2350

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Mountain, 2,350 m, in the Churchill Mountains, standing 4 mi S of Mount Zinkovich, at the S side of the head of Silk Glacier. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Lieutenant Col. Foy B. Frost, USAF, commanding officer of the Ninth Troop Carrier Squadron, which furnished C-124 Globemaster airlift support between New Zealand and the Antarctic and from McMurdo Sound inland to Byrd, Eights, and South Pole Stations during U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Deep Freeze (OpDFrz) 1962.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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