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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5427

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 58' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 43' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.9666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.7166667

Elevation (see definition): 2045

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

Description (see definition): A peak, 2,045 m, that marks the NW extremity of Salamander Range in the Freyberg Mountains. Named by the northern party of New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE), 1963-64, after Galatos, a village in Crete associated with Lord Freyberg and the Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force during World War II.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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