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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9910

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 58' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
113° 19' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.9666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -113.3166667

Elevation (see definition): 665

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A mountain rising to 665 m near the NE end of Kohler Range, 3 mi E of Mount Strange. The N slopes of the feature are partly ice free and overlook Dotson Ice Shelf on the Walgreen Coast, Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) aerial photographs, 1959-67. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1977 after Tony Kenneth Meunier, cartographer and physical scientist with U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from 1972; member of U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) satellite surveying team at South Pole Station, winter party, 1974; member of Antarctic Search for Meteorites (ANSMET) team in the Allan Hills area, 1982-83, initiating a plan for positioning, by satellite surveying methods, the location of meteorites discovered in field operations; from 1991, in Polar Programs Section, Office of International Activities, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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