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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6207

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 57' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 59' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.95

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.9833333

Elevation (see definition): 710

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A conspicuous rock column (710 m) on the N side of Wordie Ice Shelf near the W coast of Antarctic Peninsula. Together with the mountain to the N, it forms the W side of the mouth of Harlot Glacier. Photographed from the air by British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE), 1937, and by Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE), 1947. Surveyed by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), 1948-50, and 1958. The name by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) is descriptive, "hag" being the stump of a tree which remains after felling.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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