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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9208

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
81° 54' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
089° 30' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -81.9

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -89.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): The highest peak in the eastern part of the Nash Hills. The peak was positioned by the U.S. Ellsworth-Byrd Traverse Party on Dec. 14, 1958, and named for Reverend James B. Macelwane, S.J. (1883-1956), first chairman of the Technical Panel for Seismology and Gravity of the U.S. National Committee for the IGY, as set up by the National Academy of Sciences.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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