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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9434

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 30' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
125° 45' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.5

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -125.75

Elevation (see definition): 3325

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A rocky peak (3,325 m) on the south side of the crater rim of Mount Hampton, in the Executive Committee Range of Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy trimetrogon photography, 1958-60. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Keith E. Marks, electronics engineer, National Bureau of Standards, a member of the Marie Byrd Land Traverse Party, 1959-60.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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