This page presents the geographical name data for Lully Foothills 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): Lully Foothills
Feature Class (see definition): Summit
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 9129
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 49' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
069° 38' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.8166667
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.6333333
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1961
Description (see definition): Large group of peaks and nunataks extending 15 mi in a NE-SW direction between Vivaldi Glacier and LeMay Range in the W-central part of Alexander Island. Apparently first seen from the air and roughly mapped by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) in 1940. Remapped in detail from air photos taken by the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE), 1947-48, by Searle of the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1960. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after Jean-Baptiste Lully (1639-87), French composer.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data