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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16258

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 05' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
037° 34' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.0833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -37.5666667

Elevation (see definition): 1090

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Peak, 1,090 m, standing 3 mi NE of the head of Wilson Harbor in the W part of South Georgia. Surveyed by the South Georgia Survey (SGS) in the period 1951-57, and named for Keith Warburton, medical officer of the South Georgia Survey (SGS), 1953-54, who was invalided home soon after the expedition reached the island. He accompanied the South Georgia Survey (SGS) 1955-56, as second-in-command, medical officer and mountaineer.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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