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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9454

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 09' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 32' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.15

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.5333333

Elevation (see definition): 1205

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Peak, 1,205 m, which is ice covered except for its rocky NE side, standing 6 mi NW of the head of Palmer Inlet on the E coast of Palmer Land. This coast was first explored in 1940 by members of the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS), but the peak was first charted by a joint party consisting of members of the Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) and Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1947. Named by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) for Norman B. Marshall, zoologist at the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) Hope Bay base in 1945-46.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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