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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 19175

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 01' 28" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 46' 36" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.0244444

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.7766667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 10/21/2008

Description (see definition): Twin ice and snow-capped peaks on Renard Island (q.v.), south of Cape Renard, at the entrance to Lemaire Channel, Danco Coast. The feature is extremely prominent and has a long history of informal usage among British Antarctic Survey (BAS) (ca. 1955) and later tourist personnel. The feature is known in the mountaineering world as “Cape Renard Towers”. The peaks were named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 2008 after Una Spivey, staff member of Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) at Stanley, Falkland Islands.

Date Created (see definition): 10/28/2008

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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