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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8658

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 09' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
099° 47' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.15

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -99.7833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): A peak of the Walker Mountains, standing 5 mi NW of Mount Hubbard in Thurston Island. Delineated from air photos taken by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp in December 1946. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Robert E. Leech, entomologist who participated in a U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) airborne insect program in the Ross, Amundsen and Bellingshausen Sea areas in the 1959-60 season.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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