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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18524

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 52' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
158° 19' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.8666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 158.3166667

Elevation (see definition): 2490

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2003

Description (see definition): A mountain rising to 2490 m between Mount Field and Mount Dick in the Churchill Mountains. Named after American astronomer Edwin Powell Hubble (1869-1953) of the Carnegie Institution of Washington's Mount Wilson Observatory, 1919-53; he furnished the first certain evidence (1923) that extragalactic nebulae were situated far outside the boundaries of our own galaxy, in fact were independent stellar systems.

Date Created (see definition): 01/23/2004

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Hubble, Mount 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 Hubble, Mount should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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