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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6283

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 44' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
151° 53' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.7333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -151.8833333

Elevation (see definition): 1410

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A mountain 1,410 m, which marks the W end of the Tapley Mountains, standing at the E side of the lower reaches of Scott Glacier in the Queen Maud Mountains. First observed by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) geological party under Laurence Gould in December 1929. Visited in December 1934 by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition (ByrdAE) geological party under Quin Blackburn, and named by Byrd for G.C. Hamilton, general manager of the McClatchy Newspapers, of Sacramento, CA, who was a contributor to the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Hamilton, Mount 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 Hamilton, Mount should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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