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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6049

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 47' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
131° 31' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.7833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -131.5166667

Elevation (see definition): 1800

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): A rock peak rising over 1,800 m in western Wisconsin Range, standing at the N side of the mouth of Hueneme Glacier at the junction with Reedy Glacier. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1960-64. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Raymond E. Griffith, cook with the winter parties at Byrd Station in 1961 and 1963.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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