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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 902

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 19' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 13' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.3166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.2166667

Elevation (see definition): 1010

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1955

Description (see definition): Bastion-like rocky mountain, 1,010 m, which lies at the mouth of Fleming Glacier, close to the junction with Wordie Ice Shelf on the W side of Antarctic Peninsula. First roughly surveyed in 1936 by the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) under Rymill. Resurveyed by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1948 and named for Henry Balfour, President of the Royal Geographical Society, 1936-38.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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