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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6532

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 16' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 43' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.2666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.7166667

Elevation (see definition): 875

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A peak rising to 875 m on the N side of Geikie Glacier, at the head of Cumberland West Bay, South Georgia. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Robert K. Headland, British Antarctic Survey (BAS) biological assistant, Grytviken, 1977-80 and 1981-82; Curator, Scott Polar Research Institute, from 1987.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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