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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15452

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 13' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 30' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.2166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.5

Elevation (see definition): 345

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Mountain, 345 m, which is snow covered except at the summit, standing close W of Demay Point at the W side of the entrance to Admiralty Bay, King George Island, in the South Shetland Islands. Charted and named "La Tour" (The Tower) by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE), 1908-10, under Charcot.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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