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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 866

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 44' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
172° 21' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.7333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -172.35

Elevation (see definition): 1480

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

Description (see definition): A mountain (1,480 m) in the SE part of Gabbro Hills near the edge of the Ross Ice Shelf, standing at the W side of Gough Glacier, 6 mi E of Amphibole Peak. Discovered by the U.S. Ross Ice Shelf Traverse Party (1957-58) under A.P. Crary, and named for Gladys E. Baker, who assisted in analyzing, classifying and reporting upon lichens for the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) (1933-35).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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