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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6630

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
165° 06' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 165.1

Elevation (see definition): 1800

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A snow-covered mountain that rises above 1,800 m in the S part of Anare Mountains. It stands between the head of McLean Glacier and Ebbe Glacier. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-63. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Lieutenant (j.g.) Harold S. Hemphill, U.S. Navy (USN), photographic officer with Squadron VX-6 in Antarctica, 1962-63 and 1963-64.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Hemphill, Mount 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 Hemphill, Mount should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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