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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9798

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 05' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
025° 03' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.0833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 25.05

Elevation (see definition): 3080

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Large mountain rising to 3,080 m, standing 5 mi W of Mount Bergersen in the Sor Rondane Mountains. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers in 1946 from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37, and in 1957 from air photos taken by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp, 1946-47. Named Mefjell (middle mountain) by the Norwegians because of its central location in the mountain group.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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