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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): 15376

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 27' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
169° 42' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.45

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 169.7

Elevation (see definition): 1050

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1971

Description (see definition): A prominent hill (1,050 m) on the N side of Edisto Glacier in the Admiralty Mountains, Victoria Land. Its summit is littered with slabs of hard sedimentary rock, many of which are steeply tilted on end to give the appearance of a field of tombstones. Named by New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE), 1957-58.

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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