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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9320

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
108° 39' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 108.65

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A steep rocky point close northward of Blunt Cove, projecting from the ice cliffs along the west side of Vincennes Bay. First mapped (1955) by G.D. Blodgett from air photos taken by U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Highjump (1947). Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Ensign Charles W. Mallory, USN, construction officer with U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Windmill (1947-48), who gave close support to shore parties that established astronomical control stations from Wilhelm II Coast to Budd Coast.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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