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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14116

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 20' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
071° 33' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.3333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.55

Elevation (see definition): 500

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): The southwesternmost and highest (c. 500 m) of the three peaks on Dorsey Island (q.v.) in Wilkins Ice Shelf, off NW Alexander Island. The peak appears in U.S. Navy aerial photographs, 1966, and U.S. Landsat imagery taken 1975. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Lieutenant Alfred W. Snell, USN, Staff Meteorologist, U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Deep Freeze (OpDFrz), 1967 and 1968.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Snell, Mount 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 Snell, Mount should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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