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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9422

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 56' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 02' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.9333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.0333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1976

Description (see definition): A striking mountain with a pointed peak which provides a notable landmark. Located on the N side of the Pegasus Mountains, about 10 mi NE of Gurney Point, on the W coast of Palmer Land. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after the star Markab in the constellation of Pegasus.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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