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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12638

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
154° 35' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -154.5833333

Elevation (see definition): 950

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): Mountain, 950 m, standing 2 mi NW of Mount Hastings, just W of the mouth of Scott Glacier, in the Karo Hills. First observed and roughly mapped by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE), 1928-30. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for John F. Rigby, geologist at McMurdo Station, summer 1965-66.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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