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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14481

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 17' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
073° 12' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.2833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.2

Elevation (see definition): 1300

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A group of loosely clustered nunataks which extend over 12 mi and rise to c. 1,300 m, centered 8 mi W of Mount Neuner, Behrendt Mountains, in eastern Ellsworth Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) aerial photographs, 1961-67. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) following a visit to the area by a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) geological party, 1985, after Lieutenant Commander Ronald A. Stanton, USN, command pilot of an LC-130 Hercules aircraft in support of the party.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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