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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8860

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
86° 18' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 10' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -86.3

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -160.1666667

Elevation (see definition): 2640

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): A peak, 2,640 m, standing 2 mi NW of Mount Kristensen on the W side of Nilsen Plateau, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Adolf H. Lindstrom, cook for the land party at Framheim on Amundsen's expedition of 1910-12. This naming preserves the spirit of Amundsen's commemoration of "Mount A. Lindstrom," a name applied in 1911 for an unidentifiable mountain in the general area.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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