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.
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