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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17296

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 10' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 42' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.1666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.7

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1994

Description (see definition): An ice-free hill (931 m) standing 0.85 mile southwest of Janosy Hill, in Porter Hills of the Denton Hills, Scott Coast. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (1994) after Terry J. Wilson, a geologist with the Byrd Polar Research Center geological party in Victoria Land, 1989-90; Royal Society Range, 1991-92; a principal investigator in U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) Transantarctic Mountains deformation network research over several field seasons through 2005-06.

Date Created (see definition): 09/21/1998

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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