Samiksha Jaiswal (Editor)

Layman Peak

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Covid-19

Layman Peak (84°51′S 179°35′E) is a peak, 2,560 metres (8,400 ft) high, standing 3 nautical miles (6 km) east of Mount Bellows and 4 nautical miles (7 km) north of McIntyre Promontory, in the Queen Maud Mountains of Antarctica. It was discovered and photographed by the United States Antarctic Service on Flight C of February 29 – March 1, 1940, and surveyed by A.P. Crary in 1957–58. It was named by Crary for Frank Layman, a mechanic with the U.S. Ross Ice Shelf Traverse Party (1957–58) and Victoria Land Traverse Party (1958–59).

Map of Layman Peak, Antarctica

References

Layman Peak Wikipedia


Similar Topics
Sappy Birthday
Lee Adamson
Tetyana Ptashkina
Topics
 
B
i
Link
H2
L