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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5851

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 20' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 35' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.3333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.5833333

Elevation (see definition): 1110

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1957

Description (see definition): Mountain, 1,110 m, at the SE extremity of Schmidt Hills in the Neptune Range, Pensacola Mountains. Discovered and photographed on Jan. 13, 1956 on a U.S. Navy (USN) transcontinental nonstop plane flight from McMurdo sound to Weddell Sea and return. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for aviation electronics technician Francis Gorecki, radioman of the P2V-2N aircraft making the flight.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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