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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 19145

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 14' 30" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 31' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.2416667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.5166667

Elevation (see definition): 1450

Decision Year (see definition): 01/15/2008

Description (see definition): A mountain rising to 1450 meters at the SW end of Rutherford Ridge, Saint Johns Range. A rock gable on the SW face of the mountain provides an easily recognized landmark when viewed from southward. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2007) after Adam R. Lewis, research assistant professor at North Dakota State University who has made significant contributions to understanding the Late Cenozoic vegetation history of the McMurdo Dry Valleys.

Date Created (see definition): 01/21/2008

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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