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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7809

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 44' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
159° 52' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.7333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 159.8666667

Elevation (see definition): 2045

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A noteworthy pointed rock peak (2,045 m) on the southern spur of Pomerantz Tableland, in the Usarp Mountains. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photographs, 1960-62. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Mike B. Keim, U.S. Navy (USN), aerial photographer on flights by Squadron VX-6 in Victoria Land in 1962-63; returned to Antarctica in 1963-64.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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