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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9147

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 26' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 43' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.4333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.7166667

Elevation (see definition): 1625

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

Description (see definition): Flat-topped, ice-covered mountain over 1,625 m, standing between Romulus Glacier and Martin Glacier close ESE of Black Thumb and 5 mi E of the head of Rymill Bay, on the W coast of Graham Land. First roughly surveyed in 1936 by the BGE under Rymill. Resurveyed in 1948-49 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) who applied the name. This mountain lies near the heads of Romulus and Remus Glaciers, and the name derives from the mythological story of the she-wolf which fed these twins after they had been thrown into the Tiber.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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