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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13438

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 31' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 26' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.5166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.4333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1976

Description (see definition): A conspicuous massif with two high conical peaks dominating its western end and with a ridge of lower peaks extending eastward. The feature separates Meiklejohn Glacier and Millett Glacier on the west edge of Palmer Land. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after the constellation of Scorpio.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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