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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5410

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 42' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
173° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.7

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -173

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A group of rugged ridges and coastal hills which borders the Ross Ice Shelf between the Barrett and Gough Glaciers and extends S to Ropebrake Pass. So named by the Southern Party of New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE) (1963-64) because of the prevalence of gabbro, a dark, plutonic rock in the area.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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