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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11689

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 04' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
136° 30' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.0666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -136.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1974

Description (see definition): A mountain with much exposed rock midway between Oehlenschlager Bluff and Mount Sinha, in southern Erickson Bluffs, Marie Byrd Land. It overlooks the confluence of Kirkpatrick and Hull Glaciers from the north. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-65. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for George A. Petrides, member of the biological party that made population studies of seals, whales and birds in the pack ice of the Bellingshausen and Amundsen Seas using U.S. Coast Guard Cutter (USCGC) Southwind and its two helicopters, 1971-72.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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