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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9714

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 56' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
085° 31' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.9333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.5166667

Elevation (see definition): 1880

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1961

Description (see definition): A mountain (1,880 m) on the N side of Embree Glacier, 3 mi NE of Mount Schmid, in the N portion of the Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. First mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1957-59. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for First Lieutenant Donald F. McKeown, USAF, who participated in establishing the South Pole Station in the 1956-57 season.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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