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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8994

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 18' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
118° 45' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.3

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -118.75

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A group of hills and rock outcroppings about 6 mi in extent, located midway between Wisconsin Range and Ohio Range in the Horlick Mountains. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photographs, 1958-60. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for William E. Long, geologist with the Horlick Mountains Traverse, 1958-59; also a member of the Ohio State University expedition to the Horlick Mountains in 1960-61 and 1961-62.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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