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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5572

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 44' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
028° 02' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.7333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -28.0333333

Elevation (see definition): 1305

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Hills rising to 1,305 m to the S of Fuchs Dome and 4 mi W of Stephenson Bastion, in the Shackleton Range. Photographed from the air by the U. S Navy, 1967, and surveyed by British Antarctic Survey (BAS), 1968-71. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1971 after Graham K. ("Genghis") Wright, British Antarctic Survey (BAS) general assistant at Halley Station, 1968-71, who took part in the survey, 1969-70.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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