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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6326

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 50' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 38' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.8333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.6333333

Elevation (see definition): 1110

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1992

Description (see definition): A bare rock hill (1,110 m) on the W side of the terminus of Amos Glacier, at the juncture with Blue Glacier, in Victoria Land. Named in 1992 by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Timothy J. Hannon, cartographer, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS); leader of the two man U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) team working jointly out of Vanda Station with a New Zealand team in the 1988-89 season to establish new geodetic controls and observe old stations in the McMurdo Dry Valleys; relocated the position of the Geographic South Pole.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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