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Round Hill: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Round Hill 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): Round Hill

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12959

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
53° 04' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
073° 38' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -53.0666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 73.6333333

Elevation (see definition): 380

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1957

Description (see definition): An ice-free, rounded hill (380 m) rising southward of Fairchild Beach and between Compton Glacier and Brown Glacier, on the NE side of Heard Island. The feature is roughly mapped on the 1874 chart by the Challenger expedition. It was surveyed and given this descriptive name by Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) in 1948.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Round Hill in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Round Hill should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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