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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 19159

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 43' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 09' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.7166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.15

Elevation (see definition): 1150

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

Description (see definition): A peak rising to 1150 meters in the central part of the ridge south of Albrecht Penck Glacier, Scott Coast, Victoria Land. The peak is 2.5 miles ENE of Mount Davidson. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2007) after Lieutenant General William Welser III, Commander, 18th Air Force, Scott Air Force, Illinois, in recognition of his efforts and that of the Air Mobility Command in providing airlift support to the U.S. Antarctic Program.

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

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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