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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6757

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 05' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
162° 38' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.0833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 162.6333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Cape on the coast of Victoria Land, just E of Charcot Cove and Marin Glacier. It forms the outer, north portal of the re-entrant through which Mawson Glacier flows to the Ross Sea. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from ground surveys and Navy air photos. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1964 for Lieutenant John Hickey, U.S. Navy (USN), pilot with Navy Squadron VX-6, who participated in Topo North and South surveys in 1962.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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