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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7481

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 04' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 06' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.0666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.1

Elevation (see definition): 2420

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A bifurcated peak rising to 2,420 m at the N side of the head of Montigny Glacier in the Bowers Mountains. Named by the New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee (NZ-APC) on the proposal of geologist R.A. Cooper, leader of a New Zealand Antarctic Research Program (NZARP) geological party to the area, 1981-82. Named after Janus, the deity of portals in Roman mythology, symbolized as having two faces.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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