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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5107

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 31' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
169° 42' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.5166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 169.7

Elevation (see definition): 830

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): Mountain, 830 m, with a prominent and peculiar rock scar called The Football on its N side, on the ridge between Edisto Inlet and Tucker Glacier. It was occupied as a survey station, and marked by a large rock cairn, by the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE), 1957-58, who named it for The Football.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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