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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 19170

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 37' 15" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
170° 33' 05" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.6208333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 170.5513889

Elevation (see definition): 2083

Decision Year (see definition): 10/21/2008

Description (see definition): The highest peak on Adare Peninsula, Victoria Land, rising to 2083 meters. The feature stands sharply above Downshire Cliffs to the east; its western ice slopes descend gently toward Nameless Glacier. Named by New Zealand Geographic Board (NZGB) (2008) after Paul Hargreaves, sea cadet aboard HMNZS Hawea on the first New Zealand scientific voyage into the Southern Ocean and Ross Sea in company with HMNZS Endeavour, summer 1956-57; visitor to Scott Base and McMurdo Sound on Distinguished Visitor tour, January 1994; Board Member, Antarctica New Zealand from 2001; Chairman, 2003-2008.

Date Created (see definition): 10/28/2008

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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