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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11558

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 51' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 02' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.85

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 167.0333333

Elevation (see definition): 2650

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A peak (2,650 m) located midway along Hampton Ridge, which lies between Montgomerie Glacier and Mackellar Glacier in Queen Alexandra Range. So named by the Ohio State University Geological Party, 1967-68, because an excellent exposure of the "Kukri Peneplain," an ancient erosion surface, is present on the peak.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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