This page presents the geographical name data for Esser 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): Esser Hill
Feature Class (see definition): Summit
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 4617
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 56' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 05' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.9333333
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 164.0833333
Elevation (see definition): 1235
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1992
Description (see definition): A peak, 1,235 m, standing between the divergent flow of the Priddy Glacier and Blackwelder Glacier, 1 mi SW of Chambers Hill, on the Scott Coast, Victoria Land. Named in 1992 by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Alan C. Esser of Holmes and Narver, Inc., who served as Project Manager of Antarctic Support Activities, 1976-80, and was responsible for contractor operations at McMurdo Station, South Pole Station and Siple Station, as well as field activities in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program.
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