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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17595

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 16' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 18' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.2666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 166.3

Elevation (see definition): 600

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1999

Description (see definition): A flattish mountain 2.5 mi S of Mount Aurora in the S part of Black Island, Ross Archipelago. The mountain rises to 600 m and is similar to the flat Cape Beck massif that forms the S end of the island. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1999) after Steve A. Estes, Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, who investigated the seismicity of nearby Mount Erebus, 1980-81 and 1981-82.

Date Created (see definition): 12/28/1999

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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