This page presents the geographical name data for Wyatt 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): Wyatt Hill
Feature Class (see definition): Summit
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 16832
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 32' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
110° 27' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.5333333
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -110.45
Elevation (see definition): 500
Decision Year (see definition): No data
Description (see definition): A small ice-covered hill rising to c. 500 m at the W side of Hamilton Ice Piedmont, Bear Peninsula, on the Walgreen Coast, Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from U.S. Navy (USN) aerial photographs taken in 1966. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Joseph T. Wyatt, electrical engineer, Lockheed-Georgia Company, a member of the aircraft recovery team at Dome Charlie (q.v.) in 1975-76 and 1976-77, which accomplished the repair and recovery of three LC-130 Hercules aircraft damaged there during January and November 1975.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data