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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10728

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 52' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
002° 36' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.8666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -2.6

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A group of small peaks about 6 mi NE of Mount Schumacher on the Ahlmann Ridge in Queen Maud Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by Norwegian-British-Swedish Antarctic Expedition (NBSAE) (1949-52) and air photos by the Norwegian expedition (1958-59). Named for Nils Jorgen Schumacher, senior meteorologist with the Norwegian-British-Swedish Antarctic Expedition (NBSAE).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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