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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 216

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 27' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 24' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.45

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 167.4

Elevation (see definition): 2290

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A peak (2,290 m) on the ridge between Hearfield and Trafalgar Glaciers in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-62. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for James A. Aldridge, aviation machinist's mate with U.S. Navy (USN) Squadron VX-6 at McMurdo Station, 1967.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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