This page presents the geographical name data for Pallas 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): Pallas Peak
Feature Class (see definition): Summit
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 11295
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 06' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
069° 43' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.1
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.7166667
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1975
Description (see definition): A steep triangular peak which forms part of an impressive ridge midway between Ceres Nunataks and Stephenson Nunatak, in southern Alexander Island. The western face of the peak is seamed with many gullies, but the eastern side has a gentle slope of snow and rock. Mapped by Directorate of Overseas Surveys from satellite imagery supplied by U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration in cooperation with U.S. Geological Survey. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after one of the asteroids lying between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data