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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11439

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 28' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 37' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.4666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.6166667

Elevation (see definition): 760

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Rounded, snow-covered hill, 760 m, separated by a low col from the NW side of Mount Achilles in the Achaean Range of Anvers Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. Surveyed by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1955 and named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Patroclus, the squire and close friend of Achilles in Homer's Iliad.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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