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Vinson Massif (Antarctica)

LC control no.sh2004002189
Geographic headingVinson Massif (Antarctica)
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Geographic subdivision usageAntarctica--Vinson Massif
See alsoMountains--Antarctica
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Ellsworth Mountains (Antarctica)
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Found inWork cat.: Mountain of ice [VR] c2003: container (Join an extreme expedition to the top of Antarctica's highest peak--Vinson Massif)
GNIS, Jan. 20, 2004 (Feature Name: Vinson Massif, Feature Type: range, Latitude: 78⁰35ʹS, Longitude: 085⁰25ʹW, Description: A large mountain massif in the southern portion of the main ridge of the Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. The massif is about 13 mi long and 8 mi wide and has a height of 4,897 m, the highest elevation in Antarctica.)
GNIS range; 78°35ʹ00ʺS 085°25ʹ00ʺW