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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18897

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 07' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
170° 02' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.1166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 170.0333333

Elevation (see definition): 645

Decision Year (see definition): 11/01/2006

Description (see definition): A coastal mountain rising to 645 m near the center of Honeycomb Ridge on the Borchgrevink Coast of Victoria Land. The mountain is ice covered except for the eastern slope, which is marked by a triangular-shaped cliff that towers above the shore of Moubray Bay, Ross Sea. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2006) after Charles E. Myers, Office of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation, 1974-2005, who drafted language for use in the legislation of the Antarctic Conservation Act of 1978; it codified in U.S. law, the Antarctic Treaty of 1959 objective of “preservation and conservation of living resources.”

Date Created (see definition): 08/07/2007

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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