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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16321

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
86° 04' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 36' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -86.0666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -160.6

Elevation (see definition): 2430

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): A rock peak, 2,430 m, standing just SE of Breyer Mesa at the W side of Amundsen Glacier, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Douglas Waugh, Chief Cartographer with the American Geological Society from 1963, who has contributed much to the Society's Antarctic mapping program.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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