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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9195

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 06' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 18' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.1

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.3

Elevation (see definition): 2205

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

Description (see definition): A prominent mountain, 2,205 m, standing between the mouths of Cornwall Glacier and Helm Glacier in the Queen Elizabeth Range. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Commander Merle Macbain, USN, Public Information Officer, U.S. Naval Support Force, Antarctica, during U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Deep Freeze (OpDFrz) III and IV, 1957-58 and 1958-59.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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