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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8992

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 11' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
086° 14' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.1833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -86.2333333

Elevation (see definition): 4110

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

Description (see definition): Prominent twin peaks (4,150 m and 4,110 m) joined by a col. The lower rock exposures are in the form of steep buttresses. The peaks rise from the main ridge of the Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains between Mounts Anderson and Viets. Discovered by the Marie Byrd Land Traverse party (1957-58) under C.R. Bentley. Named for Jack B. Long, a member of the party, a participant in many oversnow traverses and other Antarctic research activities in the following decade.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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