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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10599

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 20' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 51' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.3333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.85

Elevation (see definition): 1125

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Sharp, pyramid-shaped peak over 1,125 m, standing in the NW part of the Blackwall Mountains on the S side of Neny Fjord, Graham Land. First roughly surveyed in 1936-37 by the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) under Rymill, and resurveyed in 1948-49 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS). The name was apparently first used by members of the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE), 1947-48, under Ronne, and the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), and derives from its location near Neny Fjord, and its resemblance to the Swiss Matterhorn.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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