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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15002

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 00' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 57' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.95

Elevation (see definition): 1010

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): A prominent hill which rises 1,010 m above the level of Larsen Ice Shelf. It stands 6 mi W of Mount Fritsche on the S flank of Leppard Glacier in eastern Graham Land. The hill was the most westerly point reached by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) survey party in 1955; it was visible to the party as a target upon which to steer from the summit of Richtliofen Pass.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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