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

Feature Class (see definition): Basin

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18742

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 17' 30" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
160° 51' 30" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.2916667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 160.8583333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2005

Description (see definition): The W-most cirque of The Fortress in Cruzen Range, Victoria Land. The cirque is 0.5 mi wide and lies E of Salyer Ledge. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) (2005) after Lieutenant (jg) J.W. Hilt, U.S. Navy (USN), pilot of the VX-6 Otter aircraft that obtained low-elevation oblique aerial photographs of St. Johns Range, Willett Range, and Cruzen Range, November 20, 1959.

Date Created (see definition): 01/01/2005

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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