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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18174

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 51' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
156° 45' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.85

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 156.75

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A prominent peak rising to 1920 m in the central part of Kennett Ridge, Darwin Mountains. Named after Roseli Ocampo Friedmann, professor of microbiology, Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, FL, who worked five austral summers in McMurdo Dry Valleys; co-discoverer there (with E. Imre Friedmann) of endolithic microorganisms in the Beacon sandstone, 1976.

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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