This page presents the geographical name data for Hespérides 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): Hespérides Hill
Feature Class (see definition): Ridge
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 17429
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 38' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 22' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.6333333
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.3666667
Elevation (see definition): 94
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1997
Description (see definition): The ridge linked by a saddle of elevation 52 m with the northern slopes of Atlantic Club Peak in Eastern Livingston Island. Surmounting the South Bay coast N of Johnsons Dock to the SW, and Bulgarian Beach to the NE. Bounded to the SW by Sea Lion Glacier. Extending 420 m in SSE-NNW direction, 250 m wide and narrowing toward NNW. Hesperides Hill has two heights, 94 and 63 m, the latter surmounting Hespérides Point. The summit is located 665 m SW of Sinemorets Hill and 510 m NW by N of Atlantic Club Peak. Snow free in the summer months. The feature takes its name from the adjacent Hespérides Point.
Date Created (see definition): 09/24/1998
Date Edited (see definition): No data