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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11853

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 41' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
030° 10' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.6833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -30.1666667

Elevation (see definition): 1095

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): Conspicuous mountain, 1,095 m, with steep rock slopes on its W side, standing between Mount Haslop and Turnpike Bluff in the W part of the Shackleton Range. First mapped in 1957 by the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition (CTAE) and so named because this prominent landmark was the turning point for aircraft and sledging parties of the expedition rounding the SW end of the Shackleton Range.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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