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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6348

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
164° 28' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -164.4666667

Elevation (see definition): 3280

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): An ice-covered mountain distinguished by a sharp peak, 3,280 m, standing at the southernmost point of Rawson Plateau in the Queen Maud Mountains. Discovered by Captain Roald Amundsen while enroute to the South Pole in November 1911, and named by him for Helmer Hanssen, deputy leader of the South Pole Party.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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