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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16737

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 18' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -160.3

Elevation (see definition): 760

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

Description (see definition): A rock peak, 760 m, in the NE part of Collins Ridge, at the confluence of Bowman and Amundsen Glaciers in the Queen Maud Mountains. Discovered and mapped by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE), 1928-30. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Ronald E. Witalis, meteorologist, South Pole Station winter party, 1961.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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