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Details for Benchmark: TM0926

N 48° 07.519 W 113° 39.539 (NAD 83)

Altitude: 6676

Coordinates may not be exact. Altitude is SCALED and location is ADJUSTED. (more info)

Location:
In FLATHEAD county, MT View Original Datasheet
Designation:
BAPTISTE L O
Marker Type:
NGS Benchmark
Setting:
setting not listed - see description
Stability:

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Documented History (by the NGS)

Unknown by (MONUMENTED)
01/01/1956 by USGS (GOOD)
DESCRIBED BY US GEOLOGICAL SURVEY 1956 STATION LOCATED ABOUT 30 MI. (AIRLINE) ESE. OF KALISPELL AND 2 MI. E. OF HUNGRY HORSE RESERVOIR, ON THE HIGHEST POINT OF A LOW MOUNTAIN, ABOUT 1 MI. W. OF MOUNT BAPTISTE. THE CENTER OF THE LOOKOUT HOUSE WAS INTERSECTED FOR HORIZONTAL AND THE EAVES FOR VERTICAL ANGLES. STATION MARK--CENTER OF LOOKOUT HOUSE WAS INTERSECTED. REFERENCE MARKS--NONE.

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  • The horizontal coordinates were established by classical geodetic methods and adjusted by the National Geodetic Survey in July 1992.
  • The orthometric height was scaled from a topographic map.
  • The Laplace correction was computed from DEFLEC99 derived deflections.
  • The geoid height was determined by GEOID99.

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