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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18045

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 43' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
159° 35' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.7166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 159.5833333

Elevation (see definition): 1203

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

Description (see definition): A peak, 1203 m, at the N end of Goorkha Craters, Cook Mountains. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in association with Goorkha Craters (Gurkha), a name applied by R.F. Scott, 1901-04. The present day Kingdom of Nepal is the homeland of the Gurkhas.

Date Created (see definition): 11/22/2000

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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