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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6808

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 21' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
039° 47' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.35

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 39.7833333

Elevation (see definition): 316

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1975

Description (see definition): A rocky mountain (316 m) situated 0.5 mi NW of Breidvagnipa Peak and 1.3 mi NE of Hiroe Point, on the coast of Queen Maud Land. First mapped by H.E. Hansen from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37. The name "Hiroe-yama" (broad bay mountain) was applied by Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition (JARE) Headquarters in 1973 and follows Japanese research in this area.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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