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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8175

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 42' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 49' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.7

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 164.8166667

Elevation (see definition): 1210

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): Mountain (1,210 m) on the W side of Zykov Glacier, 3 mi SE of Saddle Peak, in the Anare Mountains. Photographed from the air by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp, 1946-47. Surveyed by Soviet Antarctic Expedition (SovAE) in 1958 and named after Czechoslovakian aerologist O. Kostka, a member of Soviet Antarctic Expedition (SovAE), 1959-61, who perished in a fire at Mirnyy Station on Aug. 3, 1960.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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