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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13956

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 16' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.2666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): A conspicuous rock peak 4 mi NE of Shiver Point on the E coast of Graham Land. Surveyed by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1947 and 1955. "Skilly" means a thin soup; the name arose because the 1955 Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) party was short of rations, and pemmican and porridge were very thin.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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