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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16297

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 16' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
163° 08' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.2666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 163.1333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A small, pointed hill at the SE side of Pinnacle Gap in the Mesa Range, in Victoria Land. So named by the northern party of New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE), 1962-63, because the feature provides a good "watchtower" to the entrance of Pinnacle Gap.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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