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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10966

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
069° 32' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.5333333

Elevation (see definition): 1250

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1961

Description (see definition): Isolated nunatak, 1,250 m, at the head of Uranus Glacier and 8 mi NNW of Titania Peak in central Alexander Island. First mapped from air photos taken by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE), 1947-48, by Searle of the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1960. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for its association with Uranus Glacier, Oberon being one of the satellites of Uranus.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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