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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13064

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 27' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 47' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.45

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.7833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A line of hills trending E-W for 3.5 mi and forming the southern ridge of Gallipoli Heights in the Freyberg Mountains. Named by the New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee (NZ-APC) on the proposal of P.J. Oliver, New Zealand Antarctic Research Program (NZARP) geologist who studied the hills, 1981-82. Named descriptively from the red-colored ignimbrite rock of this feature.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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