This page presents the geographical name data for Haggerty 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): Haggerty Hill
Feature Class (see definition): Summit
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 6204
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 57' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 12' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.95
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 164.2
Elevation (see definition): 1100
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1992
Description (see definition): A mostly ice-free peak, 1,100 m, standing 0.5 mi SE of Salmon Hill and immediately N of the snout of Salmon Glacier, on the Scott Coast, Victoria Land. Named in 1992 by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Patrick R. Haggerty of Holmes and Narver, Inc., who managed logistics and construction activities at McMurdo Station, South Pole Station, Siple Station and various field camps during the 1970's and 1990's. He introduced female construction workers to the U.S. Antarctic Program for the first time during the 1978-79 season, and implemented computer based construction scheduling in the 1990's.
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