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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5796

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 20' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 26' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.3333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 164.4333333

Elevation (see definition): 2870

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1968

Description (see definition): The highest peak, 2,870 m, on the ridge running NW from Mount Falla, about midway between the latter mountain and Fremouw Peak in Queen Alexandra Range. So named by the Ohio State University party to the Queen Alexandra Range (1966-67) because the peak consists mainly of a buff-weathering massive sandstone.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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