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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7643

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 05' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
172° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.0833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -172

Elevation (see definition): 3670

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

Description (see definition): A mainly ice-free peak, 3,670 m, standing 5 mi WNW of Mount Fisher at the head of DeGanahl Glacier, in the Prince Olav Mountains. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for John M. Jones, Program Officer of the Committee on Polar Research, National Academy of Sciences, 1957-1963.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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