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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5403

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 25' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 15' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.4166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.25

Elevation (see definition): 810

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A mountain rising to 810 m on the N side of Heaney Glacier, 2.7 mi W of Mount Skittle, on the N coast of South Georgia. The field name "Dome Mountain" was used by the South Georgia Survey (SGS), 1951-52. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1991 after the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers, established in 1688, the oldest unit in the British Army. A detachment of the unit was stationed at Grytviken in 1988.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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