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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8375

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 37' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
153° 22' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.6166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -153.3666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Prominent summit 8 mi SW of Mount Josephine, standing at the S end and marking the highest peak in the Alexandra Mountains in Marie Byrd Land. Discovered in February 1929 by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE), and named by Byrd for John Oliver La Gorce.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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