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Hespérides Hill: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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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



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


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