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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5912

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 48' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
012° 02' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.8

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 12.0333333

Elevation (see definition): 2815

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A prominent horn or cone-shaped peak (2,815 m) rising at the E side of Humboldt Graben. The peak is situated in the central part of Pieck Range in the Petermann Ranges of Queen Maud Land. Discovered by the German Antarctic Expedition (GerAE) under Ritscher, 1938-39, who named it in association with Humboldt Graben. Graben, of German origin, is a term applied to a rift valley or a fault trough.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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