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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7677

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 36' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 49' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.6

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.8166667

Elevation (see definition): 1830

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A prominent, dome-shaped mountain, 1,830 m, standing 8 mi NW of Mount Howard in the Prince Albert Mountains, Victoria Land. First mapped by the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE), 1907-09, which named it for Ernest Joyce who was in charge of general stores, dogs, sledges, and zoological collections with the expedition and who had earlier been with the British National Antarctic Expedition (BrNAE), 1901-04. Joyce was also with the Ross Sea Party of Shackleton's Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1914-17.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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