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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6908

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 47' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
064° 16' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.7833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.2666667

Elevation (see definition): 1440

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Buttress-type mountain, 1,440 m, standing 3 mi NW of Mount Hayes on the E coast of Graham Land. Charted in 1947 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), and photographed from the air by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) under Ronne. Named by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) for Maurice Holmes, author of An Introduction to the Bibliography of Captain James Cook R.N. (London, 1936).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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