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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6580

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
154° 55' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -154.9166667

Elevation (see definition): 3300

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A prominent peak rising to c. 3,300 m, 1 mi NNE of Mount Crockett and 6 mi SE of Mount Vaughan in the Hays Mountains of the Queen Maud Mountains. The peak was climbed on Nov. 28, 1987, by four members of the U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) - Arizona State University geological party led by Edmund Stump. So named because the ascent was a 20-hour ordeal in technical ice climbing on very steep terrain.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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