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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5546

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 11' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
000° 15' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.1833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -.25

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A group of rocky elevations including Mount Straumsvola and Mount Jutulrora, forming the western end of the Sverdrup Mountains in Queen Maud Land. Discovered by the German Antarctic Expedition (GerAE) under Ritscher, 1938-39, and named for Leo Gburek, geophysicist on the expedition. The name Gburek is here restricted to the westernmost peaks of those so named on maps of the German Antarctic Expedition (GerAE), these being clearly recognizable on detailed maps by Norwegian-British-Swedish Antarctic Expedition (NBSAE), 1949-52, and subsequent Norwegian expeditions.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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