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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5544

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

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
038° 03' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -38.05

Elevation (see definition): 120

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

Description (see definition): Peak rising over 120 m between Roche Peak and Cordall Stacks on the N side of Bird Island, South Georgia. Charted by the South Georgia Survey (SGS) in the period 1951-57. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1963 after the subspecific form of the fur seal (Arctocaphalus tropicalis gazella), which breeds in considerable numbers on Bird Island.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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