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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5208

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 14' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 42' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.2333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.7

Elevation (see definition): 455

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): Peak, 455 m, on the N side of Neumayer Glacier, 2 mi W of Carlita Bay, South Georgia. Charted by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition (SwedAE), 1901-04, under Nordenskjold. Surveyed by the South Georgia Survey (SGS) in the period 1951-56 and named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after the Antarctic foxtail grass slopes of the peak.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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