This page presents the geographical name data for Milan Rock 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): Milan Rock
Feature Class (see definition): Summit
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 9974
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 01' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
140° 41' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.0166667
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -140.6833333
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972
Description (see definition): A rock along the eastern margin of Land Glacier, 2 mi SE of Mount Hartkopf, in Marie Byrd Land. It is the southernmost outcrop near the head of the glacier. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photography, 1959-65. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Frederick T. Milan, aviation structural mechanic, U.S. Navy (USN), a member of Squadron VX-6 air crew on LC-130 aircraft for several seasons; crew member on first midwinter flight to Antarctica, June 25, 1964.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data