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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18167

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 40' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
155° 31' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.6666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 155.5166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2001

Description (see definition): A peak with local relief of about 200 m between Mason Nunatak and Score Ridge in the Meteorite Hills, Darwin Mountains. Named after Edward Olsen of the Field Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh, PA, co-investigator with W.A. Cassidy on a search for meteorites at Allan Hills, austral summer 1976-77.

Date Created (see definition): 12/23/2002

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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