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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9921

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
57° 48' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
026° 28' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.8

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -26.4666667

Elevation (see definition): 805

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Active volcanic mountain, 805 m, surmounting Saunders Island in the South Sandwich Islands. The island was discovered by a British expedition under Cook in 1775, but the mountain was presumably first charted in 1820 by a Russian expedition under Bellingshausen. Recharted in 1930 by DI personnel on the Commander W.M. Carey, Royal Navy (RN), captain of the Discovery II at the time of the survey.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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