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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15375

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 31' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.5166667

Elevation (see definition): 50

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1950

Description (see definition): Hill which rises to 50 m close ENE of Damoy Point, Wiencke Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. Discovered and first mapped by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE), 1903-05, under Charcot. The name given by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1944 is descriptive of some rocks on the top of the hill.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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