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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14646

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 32' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
053° 38' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.5333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 53.6333333

Elevation (see definition): 1970

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Prominent mountain, 1,970 m, standing in the central part of the Napier Mountains in Enderby Land. The mountain was mapped by Norwegian cartographers from aerial photographs taken in January-February 1937 by the Lars Christensen expedition and named by them Stor Hanakken (the great shark's neck, or nape). It was visited in 1960 by an Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) party led by S.L. Kirby.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Stor Hånakken Mountain 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 Stor Hånakken Mountain should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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