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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 732

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 23' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
144° 12' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.3833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 144.2

Elevation (see definition): 535

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1949

Description (see definition): A peak (535 m) along the W side of the Mertz Glacier, 4 mi S of Mount Murchison. Discovered by the Australasian Antarctic Expedition (AAE) (1911-14) under Douglas Mawson who named it after the expedition ship Aurora.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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