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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11411

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 27' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 03' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.45

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.05

Elevation (see definition): 535

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Pyramidal peak, 535 m, standing next S of Mount Carroll and 2 mi S of the head of Hope Bay, at the NE end of Antarctic Peninsula. First charted in 1945 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), and so named because it lies between two passes used by Hope Bay sledging parties in traveling to Duse Bay and to the head of Depot Glacier.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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