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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9003

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 44' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
083° 54' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.7333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.9

Elevation (see definition): 1200

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A bare rock peak (1,200 m) on the extended ridge line, 7 mi ENE of Mount Landolt in SE Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) aerial photographs, 1957-59. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1984 after Dr. James W. Long, M.D., National Science Foundation physician and consultant on Antarctic health matters for 10 years.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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