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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15247

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 15' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 41' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.25

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.6833333

Elevation (see definition): 210

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Conspicuous hill, 210 m, which is the remnant neck of an extinct volcano situated at the E side of Potter Cove, King George Island, in the South Shetland Islands. The name was used by Scottish geologist David Ferguson in a 1921 report based upon his investigations of King George Island in 1913-14, but may reflect an earlier naming by whalers. The name may be suggestive of the appearance of the feature which consists of two higher summits and one which is lower.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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