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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9399

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 19' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 42' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.3166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.7

Elevation (see definition): 1840

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Mountain, 1,840 m, between Larssen Peak and Paulsen Peak in the Allardyce Range of South Georgia. The name, which is known locally, was used in 1950 by H.B. Paulsen. "Koppa" is a descriptive Finnish word meaning "basket with a lid on top." The mountain was surveyed by the South Georgia Survey (SGS), 1951-52.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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