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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7220

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 12' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 20' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.2

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.3333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1968

Description (see definition): A group of mountains in SE Palmer Land, bounded on the SW by Johnston Glacier, on the NW by Squires Glacier, on the N by Swann Glacier, and on the E by Keller Inlet. The mountains were observed and photographed from the air by Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE), 1947-48. They were mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1961-67. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after James Hutton (1726-97), Scottish geologist.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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