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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7976

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 32' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.5333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.6666667

Elevation (see definition): 875

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1955

Description (see definition): Small group of mountains, more than 875 m, standing W of Prospect Glacier at the S margin of Wordie Ice Shelf, on the W coast of Antarctic Peninsula. Discovered and roughly surveyed in 1936 by the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) under Rymill. The name was proposed by members of the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) for Sir Norman B. Kinnear, British ornithologist who, as member of the staff of the British Museum (Natural History), was of great assistance to the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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