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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6478

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 51' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 04' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.85

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.0666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A cape marked by a triangular rock peak at the SE end of Condor Peninsula, 5 mi SW of Cape Knowles, on the Black Coast, Palmer Land. The cape was photographed from the air by the U.S. Antarctic Service (USAS) on Dec. 30, 1940. It was surveyed by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS)-Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE) party from Stonington Island in Nov. 1947 and was rephotographed by the U.S. Navy in 1966. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1984 after Geoffrey Francis Hattersley-Smith, with British Antarctic Survey (BAS) from 1973 (Secretary, UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC), 1975-91); Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) Base Leader and glaciologist, Admiralty Bay, 1948-49; with Defense Research Board, Canada, 1951-73 (field research in the Arctic); author of The History of Place-names in the Falkland Islands Dependencies (South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands), Cambridge, 1980, and The History of Place-names in the British Antarctic Territory, Cambridge, 1991.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Hattersley-Smith, Cape 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 Hattersley-Smith, Cape should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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