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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11157

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 37' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
175° 26' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.6166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -175.4333333

Elevation (see definition): 1520

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

Description (see definition): A peak (1,520 m) standing 5 mi S of Nilsen Peak, at the W side of Massam Glacier, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Lieutenant Commander Howard J. Orndorff, U.S. Navy (USN), a member of the winter party at McMurdo Station in 1963.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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