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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8156

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
82° 43' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 49' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -82.7166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.8166667

Elevation (see definition): 1630

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): Peak, 1,630 m, on the ridge just S of Dorrer Glacier in the Queen Elizabeth Range. Mapped by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from tellurometer surveys and Navy air photos, 1960-62. Named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Gerald L. Kooyman, U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) biologist at McMurdo Station, 1961-62, 1963-64 and 1964-65.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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