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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 771

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 29' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
145° 21' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.4833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -145.35

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): Mountain 2 mi N of Mount Ferranto in the Fosdick Mountains, in Ford Ranges of Marie Byrd Land. Discovered in December 1929 by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) and named for Henry G. Avers, chief mathematician of the Division of Geodesy, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, who was a member of the National Geographic Society Commission of Experts which determined that Commander (later R. Admiral) Richard E. Byrd reached the North Pole by airplane (1926) and the South Pole (1929).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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