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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9107

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
57° 04' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
026° 42' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.0666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -26.7

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972

Description (see definition): A reddish, cindery, sulphur-streaked hill forming the summit of the northern section of Candlemas Island, South Sandwich Islands. It was one of the most active volcanic vents in this island chain at the time of His (Her) Majesty's Ship (HMS) Protector's survey in 1964. The name applied by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) refers to the diabolical and infernal mythical association of active volcanoes.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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