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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6408

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 45' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
168° 57' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.75

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 168.95

Elevation (see definition): 2610

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

Description (see definition): One of the highest peaks in the E end of the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land, rising to 2,610 m on the W side of Whitehall Glacier and 5 mi SW of Mount Northampton. Named in 1960 by New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee (NZ-APC) after geologist Hilary J. Harrington, who led the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE) in exploring this region, 1957-58, and also led New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE) in the McMurdo Sound region, 1958-59; U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) investigator (with Russell J. Korsch) in the McMurdo Sound region, 1968-69.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Harrington, Mount 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 Harrington, Mount should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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