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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13289

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 25' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 32' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.4166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.5333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Peak lying S of Murray Island, on the W coast of Graham Land. Charted by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition (BelgAE) under Gerlache, 1897-99. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1960 for Alberto Santos-Dumont (1873-1932), Brazilian inventor resident in France, who designed and flew 14 small airships and accomplished the first official powered flight in Europe in 1906.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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