E-mail this page Print this page
Rivas Peaks: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
SpanishFrenchSimplified ChineseGermanRussianHindiArabicPortuguese
This page presents the geographical name data for Rivas Peaks 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): Rivas Peaks

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12690

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 35' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
054° 25' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.5833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.4166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1968

Description (see definition): A line of rock peaks that jut westward for 2 mi from the south part of Torbert Escarpment in the Neptune Range, Pensacola Mountains. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1956-66. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Merced G. Rivas, radioman at Ellsworth Station, winter 1958.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


- Please bookmark this page (add it to your favorites).
- If you wish to link to this page, you can do so by referring to the URL address below this line.

https://geographic.org/geographic_names/antname.php?uni=12690&fid=antgeo_119

Copyright © 1995-2012 ITA all rights reserved.


Antarctica names alphabetically
A * B * C * D * E * F * G *H * I * J * K * L * M * N * O * P * Q * R * S * T * U * V * W * X * Y * Z


Global names alphabetically



. . . Feedback




| COUNTRIES | Geographic.org | GEOLOGY | USA STATISTICS | CHINA STATS | COUNTRY CODES | AIRPORTS | RELIGION | JOBS |