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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6085

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 45' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
075° 00' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.75

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 75

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A large, scattered group of mountains and nunataks extending over an area of approximately 40 by 20 mi, located 100 mi E of Mawson Escarpment. First photographed from the air by aircraft of U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp, 1946-47. Named by ANCA for Squadron Leader I.L. Grove, RAAF pilot with Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE), who made a November 1958 landing in these mountains.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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