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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12561

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 54' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
075° 57' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.9

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.95

Elevation (see definition): 1105

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): An isolated mountain (1,105 m) which rises above the interior ice surface of Ellsworth Land about 55 mi SSE of FitzGerald Bluffs. Discovered and photographed from the air on Nov. 23, 1935 by Lincoln Ellsworth (Geographical Review, July 1936, p. 459, Fig. 16). The feature was resighted by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) (1947-48) under Finn Ronne, who named it for Lieutenant Commander Daniel F. Rex, U.S. Navy (USN), of the Office of Naval Research, who made important contributions to the planning of the scientific research program and the equipping of the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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