|Birthname||Mark David Petersen|
|born on||21 June 1958 at 05:59 (= 05:59 AM )|
|Place||Burlington, Vermont, 44n29, 73w13|
|Timezone||EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)|
|Astrology data||29°31' 20°32 Asc. 09°33'|
American chief of the United States Geological Survey’s National Seismic Modeling Project. He is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Birth certificate in hand from Sy Scholfield, copy on file, son of Morris Smith Petersen and Donna Jean (nee Smeath).
From Donna Smeath Petersen obituary: "While at BYU she met Morris Smith Petersen of Sandy, UT. They were married in the Salt Lake Temple on May 7, 1954 and enjoyed 58 years together. The family lived in Texas, Oklahoma, Vermont, Iowa, Maryland, Washington DC, and finally returned to Springville and Provo, Utah where they raised their six children: Sid, Mark, Karen (Mehra), Erik, Kristina (Van Katwyk), and Steven." .
- Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Western (Mormon)
- Vocation : Business : Top executive
- Vocation : Politics : Government employee
- Vocation : Science : Geology