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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14486

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 44' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 12' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.7333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.2

Elevation (see definition): 1435

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

Description (see definition): Peak, 1,435 m, standing between the heads of Risting Glacier and Harmer Glacier in the S part of South Georgia. Surveyed by the South Georgia Survey (SGS) in the period 1951-57, and named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Alexander Starbuck, American whaling historian; author of History of the American Whaling Fishery From Its Earliest Inception to the Year 1876.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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