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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15681

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 51' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
126° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.85

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -126

Elevation (see definition): 2650

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A snow-capped peak (2,650 m) rising from the central portion of Mount Hartigan in the Executive Committee Range, Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy trimetrogon photography, 1958-60. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Allen D. Tusing, meteorologist at Byrd Station, 1959.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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