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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12233

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
57° 06' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
026° 47' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.1

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -26.7833333

Elevation (see definition): 430

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972

Description (see definition): A peak (430 m) forming the summit of Vindication Island, South Sandwich Islands. The peak forms a narrow ridge above the uniform slopes of the original volcanic cone, and is a quadrant of what was probably once a circular mass cone. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1971.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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