This page presents the geographical name data for Chambers 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): Chambers Hill
Feature Class (see definition): Summit
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 2603
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 55' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 08' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.9166667
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 164.1333333
Elevation (see definition): 1105
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1992
Description (see definition): A ridgelike elevation (1,105 m) on the divide between the Hobbs Glacier and Blackwelder Glacier, 1 mi W of Hofman Hill, on the Scott Coast of Victoria Land. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1992 after James L. Chambers of Holmes and Narver, Inc., who served as the Holmes and Narver Resident Manager at McMurdo Station during the austral summers from 1976 to 1980 and as the Senior Site Manager from 1989 to 1994. With a staff of approximately 650 contractor personnel, he had on-site responsibility for all contractor activities at McMurdo Station, South Pole Station and Siple Station, as well as numerous summer camps spread over the continent.
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