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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10249

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 47' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 24' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.7833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.4

Elevation (see definition): 1100

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A peak rising to c. 1,100 m, located 3 mi NE of Mount Leek in the Hauberg Mountains, Ellsworth Land. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1985 after Commander William A. Morgan, U.S. Navy (USN), command pilot of an LC-130 aircraft in support of a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) geological party to this area, 1977-78; Commanding Officer, Antarctic Development Squadron Six (VXE-6), May 1978 to May 1979.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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