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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9731

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 51' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
141° 35' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.85

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -141.5833333

Elevation (see definition): 2290

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): A peak, 2,290 m, surmounting a spur descending from the NW end of Stanford Plateau, along the Watson Escarpment. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from ground surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1960-63. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Lieutenant William E. McLean, USN, medical officer and officer in charge of the South Pole Station winter party in 1964.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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