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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12832

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 55' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.9166667

Elevation (see definition): 675

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A peak rising to c. 675 m in the center of Lemaire Island, Danco Coast, Graham Land. Named "Cerro Rojas" by the Chilean Antarctic Expedition, 1950-51, after Sargento Angel Gustavo Rojas, who disappeared in a blizzard while returning from hydrographic work at Discovery Bay, Greenwich Island, Sept. 1, 1949.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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