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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9635

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 31' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 66.5166667

Elevation (see definition): 1860

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): The easternmost peak (1,860 m) of the Porthos Range in the Prince Charles Mountains. First visited by Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) southern party led by W.G. Bewsher in December 1956. Named by ANCA for James W. McCarthy, senior meteorologist and second in charge at Mawson Station in 1956.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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