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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13565

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
52° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
073° 19' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -52.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 73.3166667

Elevation (see definition): 420

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1957

Description (see definition): A rocky hill (420 m) standing 0.8 mi NE of Anzac Peak on Laurens Peninsula, Heard Island. Surveyed in 1948 by Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) and so named by them because this isolated hill lies in front (north) of the main backbone of Laurens Peninsula and commands the approach to Atlas Cove.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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