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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18029

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
159° 22' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 159.3666667

Elevation (see definition): 1170

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2000

Description (see definition): A somewhat isolated peak, 1170 m, located 2 mi NNE of Gaylord Ridge in Nebraska Peaks. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after J.F. Kirchner, a member of the U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) geophysical field party during the Ross Ice Shelf Project, 1974-75 and 1976-77 seasons.

Date Created (see definition): 11/21/2000

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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