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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11188

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 19' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 30' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.3166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.5

Elevation (see definition): 305

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Conspicuous rounded hill which rises abruptly from the surrounding plain to 305 m, marking the N limit of an undulating ridge of hills on the W side of Moraine Fjord, South Georgia. Roughly surveyed by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition (SwedAE), 1901-04, under Nordenskjold. Named by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) following their sketch survey in 1951. The name is one in a group in the vicinity of Discovery Point derived from the chemical fixatives used there in biological work by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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