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