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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10745

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 09' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 24' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.15

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 167.4

Elevation (see definition): 760

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): A hill, 760 m, standing almost precisely in the center of White Island, in the Ross Archipelago. Nipha is a Greek word for snow. So named by the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE) (1958-59) because the hill is surrounded by ice and snow.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Nipha, Mount 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 Nipha, Mount should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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