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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13388

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
83° 14' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 48' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -83.2333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.8

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): A group of rock hills, 15 mi long, lying N of Childs Glacier and W of Roderick Valley in the Neptune Range, Pensacola Mountains. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1956-66. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Dwight L. Schmidt, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) geologist to the Pensacola Mountains in 1962-63, 1963-64 and 1965-66.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Schmidt Hills 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 Schmidt Hills should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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