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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9293

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 27' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
146° 29' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.45

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -146.4833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A rock peak, the northernmost of the Birchall Peaks, on the south shore of Block Bay in Marie Byrd Land. Discovered by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) (1928-30) and plotted from photos taken on the flight of Dec. 5, 1929. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos (1959-65). Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Robert Z. Maigetter, biologist with the U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) Marie Byrd Land Survey II, 1967-68.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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