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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13067

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 10' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
018° 00' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.1666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 18

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1971

Description (see definition): A widely-scattered group of mountains and nunataks between the Hoel Mountains and Sor Rondane Mountains in Queen Maud Land. The group was mapped from air photos taken by Norwegian Antarctic Expedition (NorAE) Dec. 1958-Jan. 1959. The group was observed the same season by the Soviet Antarctic Expedition (SovAE), apparently after the landing at Lazarev Station in March 1959, and named Gory Russkiye (Russian Mountains).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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