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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15039

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 23' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
073° 15' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.3833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.25

Elevation (see definition): 600

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1961

Description (see definition): Snow-covered mountain, c. 600 m, with scarps on the S and E sides, located in the N part of Derocher Peninsula, Alexander Island. A number of mountains in this vicinity first appear on maps by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE), 1947-48. This mountain, apparently one of these, was mapped from Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) air photos by Searle of the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1960. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky (1840-93), Russian composer.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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