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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11200

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 26' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 06' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.4333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.1

Elevation (see definition): 1765

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Ice-covered peak, 1,765 m, which forms the highest point and is near the S end of a N-S trending ice-covered ridge, standing 11 mi W of the N arm of Odom Inlet, on the E coast of Palmer Land. The peak was photographed from the air by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) in December 1940, and was probably seen by the expedition's ground party that explored this coast. First charted by a joint party consisting of members of the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) and the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1947. Named by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) for T.P. O'Sullivan, a member of the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) at the Hope Bay base in 1946-47.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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