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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9901

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
86° 13' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
126° 15' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -86.2166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -126.25

Elevation (see definition): 2480

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

Description (see definition): A large flat-topped mountain (2,480 m) located 5 mi N of Hatcher Bluffs on the E side of Reedy Glacier. Composed of dark metavolcanic rock, this mountain contrasts with lighter-colored granites elsewhere along the glacier. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photographs, 1960-64. The name was suggested by geologist J.H. Mercer, Institute of Polar Studies, Ohio State University, following field work in the vicinity.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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