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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15688

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 47' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
080° 08' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.7833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.1333333

Elevation (see definition): 935

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): A mountain (935 m) whose summit rises above the ice surface just south of the base of Wirth Peninsula, Ellsworth Land. Discovered by Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE), 1947-48, under Finn Ronne. He named it for Merle A. Tuve, Director of the Department of Terrestrial Magnetism of Carnegie Institution, Washington, DC, who furnished instruments for the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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