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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17277

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 19' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 49' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.3166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.8166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1994

Description (see definition): A mountain rising to 2670 m on the divide between the head of Kempe Glacier and Renegar Glacier in Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. The mountain stands 1.3 miles east of Mount Kempe. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1994) after Charles R. Stearns, Department of Meteorology, University of Wisconsin, who designed and positioned automated weather stations in Antarctica over many seasons, 1990-2006.

Date Created (see definition): 09/21/1998

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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