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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10117

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 04' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
100° 47' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.0666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 100.7833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): The eastern point of Currituck Island, in the Highjump Archipelago. The name "Mohaupt Island" was given by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1956 to the northern portion of Currituck Island, then thought to be a separate feature. Subsequent Soviet expeditions (1956-57) found that feature to be part of Currituck Island and Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) has reapplied the name to the point described. Named for H.E. Mohaupt, air crewman on U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp photographic flights in this area in 1946-47.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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