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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8623

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 51' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
179° 35' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.85

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 179.5833333

Elevation (see definition): 2560

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A peak, 2,560 m, standing 3 mi E of Mount Bellows and 4 mi N of McIntyre Promontory, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Discovered and photographed by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) on Flight C of February 29-March 1, 1940, and surveyed by A.P. Crary in 1957-58. Named by Crary for Frank Layman, mechanic of the U.S. Ross Ice Shelf Traverse Party (1957-58) and Victoria Land Traverse Party (1958-59).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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