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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14887

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 43' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
009° 39' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.7166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 9.65

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A small peak 0.5 mi off the N end of Pettersen Ridge in the Conrad Mountains of Queen Maud Land. Discovered and photographed by the German Antarctic Expedition (GerAE), 1938-39. Mapped by Norway from air photos and surveys by the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition (NorAE), 1956-60, and named for Sverre Pettersen, steward with Norwegian Antarctic Expedition (NorAE), 1957-58.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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