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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9665

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 47' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
128° 42' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.7833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -128.7

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1974

Description (see definition): A small cluster of mountains consisting mainly of two large mountains, Mount Flint and Mount Petras, along with several scattered peaks and nunataks. Located in Marie Byrd Land, 40 mi E of the Ames Range. The mountains were discovered and photographed from the air in a flight from West Base of the U.S. Antarctic Service on Dec. 14, 1940. They were mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-65. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for R. Admiral Leo B. McCuddin, U.S. Navy (USN), Commander of the U.S. Naval Support Force, Antarctica, 1972.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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