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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14779

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 39' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 49' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.65

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.8166667

Elevation (see definition): 2070

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Mountain, 2,070 m, standing 12 mi E of the N part of the Eternity Range, in Palmer Land. This feature lies in the area explored from the air by Sir Hubert Wilkins in 1928 and Lincoln Ellsworth in 1935, but it was first charted by the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) in 1936-37. It was photographed from the air in 1940 by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) and in 1947 by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) under Ronne. Named by Ronne for Col. H.R. Sullivan of the Office of Research and Development of the then U.S. Army Air Force (USAAF), which furnished equipment for the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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