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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16207

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 03' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
145° 43' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.05

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -145.7166667

Elevation (see definition): 570

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

Description (see definition): A prominent rock peak (570 m) which forms the NW extremity of the Sarnoff Mountains, in the Ford Ranges of Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) (1939-41) led by R. Admiral R.E. Byrd. Named for Charles R. (Buck) Walgreen, Jr., vice president of Walgreen Co., 1933-39 (later chairman of the board), who contributed malted milk powder used on the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) (1939-41).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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