This page presents the geographical name data for Stewart 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): Stewart Hills
Feature Class (see definition): Range
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 14593
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 12' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
086° 00' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.2
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -86
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962
Description (see definition): Several small nunataks and snow hills rising above an otherwise featureless terrain, 50 mi NE of Ford Massif, Thiel Mountains. Observed by the U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) Horlick Mountains Traverse, 1958-59, and by Edward Thiel and Campbell Craddock in the course of an airlifted geophysical traverse, Dec. 13, 1959. The name was proposed by Thiel and Craddock for Prof. Duncan Stewart, geologist, Carleton College, Minnesota, whose writing and interpretation of Antarctic rock samples have contributed to knowledge of the continent.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data