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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10120

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 07' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 15' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.1166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.25

Elevation (see definition): 1230

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

Description (see definition): Two ice-covered peaks, the northern and southern 1,275 m and 1,230 m, respectively, standing 9 mi WSW of the head of Mason Inlet, on the E coast of Palmer Land. First seen and photographed from the air in December 1940 by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS). During 1947 the peaks were photographed from the air by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) under Ronne, who in conjunction with the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) charted them from the ground. Named by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) for Henrik Mohn.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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