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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5338

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 32' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 48' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.5333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.8

Elevation (see definition): 1035

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1971

Description (see definition): Peak 1,035 m, rising above Holst Point at the head of Beascochea Bay, on the W coast of Graham Land. Charted by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE) under Charcot, 1908-10. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1959 for Theodor C.B. Frolich, Norwegian biochemist who in 1907, with Axel Holst, first produced experimental scurvy and laid the foundations for later work on vitamins.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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