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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4524

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 29' 00" S

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

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.4833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -167.4

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1950

Description (see definition): A rounded snow-covered summit rising from the edge of the polar plateau at the head of Axel Heiberg Glacier, about midway between Helland-Hansen Shoulder and Mount Wilhelm Christophersen. Discovered in 1911 by Roald Amundsen and named by him for Captain Ole Engelstad, of the Norwegian Navy, who had been selected as second in command of the Fram to carry the expedition to Antarctica, but who was killed in a scientific experiment preceding its departure.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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