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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6213

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 15' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 58' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.25

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 164.9666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Island 1 mi long, lying 7 mi N of Mount Discovery, on the E side of Koettlitz Glacier. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from ground surveys and Navy air photos. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1963 for Commander James Hahn, U.S. Navy (USN), public information officer on the staff of the Commander, U.S. Naval Support Force, Antarctica, for several years preceding 1963.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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