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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14331

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
86° 03' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
150° 10' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -86.05

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -150.1666667

Elevation (see definition): 2020

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A prominent rock spire (2,020 m) near the center of Organ Pipe Peaks, Gothic Mountains, in Queen Maud Mountains. Discovered in December 1934 by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) geological party under Quin Blackburn. The allusive name was suggested by Edmund Stump, leader of the U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) - Arizona State University geological party in the Gothic Mountains, 1980-81.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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