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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16706

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 38' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 24' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.6333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 166.4

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Small hill just NE of the extremity of Cape Evans on Ross Island. So named by the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE) (1910-13) because an anemometer station was established on this site.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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