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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13846

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 28' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 56' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.4666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.9333333

Elevation (see definition): 640

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): One of the Relay Hills (q.v.), rising to 640 m, 3 mi E of Mount Edgell in western Antarctic Peninsula. Named in 1977 by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in association with other wind names in the area. Simoom is the warm south wind that blows off the Arabian Desert.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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