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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14504

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 41' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 47' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.6833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.7833333

Elevation (see definition): 1170

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Prominent pointed peak rising to 1,170 m at the SW end of Perplex Ridge, Pourquoi Pas Island, in NE Marguerite Bay. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1979 after David Statham (1938-58), Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) meteorological assistant, Signy Island, 1957-58, and Horseshoe Island, 1958, who was lost with G.A. Stride and S.E. Black when the sea ice between Horseshoe Island and Dion Islands broke up during a sledge journey, May 1958.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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