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

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6330

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 06' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
022° 45' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.1

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 22.75

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Glacier 15 mi long, flowing N along the W side of Mount Nils Larsen in the Sor Rondane Mountains. Roughly mapped by Norwegian cartographers from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37, and remapped by them in greater detail in 1957 from air photos taken by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp, 1946-47. Named for H.E. Hansen, Norwegian cartographer who compiled these and other maps for Norwegian Antarctic expeditions.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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