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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9970

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 47' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 43' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.7833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 66.7166667

Elevation (see definition): 420

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): The highest peak, 420 m, of the Scullin Monolith in Mac. Robertson Land. In January and February 1931 several Norwegian whale catchers, exploring along this coast, made sketches of the shore from their vessels and named this mountain for Captain Klarius Mikkelsen, master of the Torlyn.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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