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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6557

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 19' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
111° 18' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.3166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -111.3

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A conspicuous nunatak with a flat top capped with ice and steep bare rock walls, standing 9 mi WNW of the summit of Mount Murphy, om Walgreen Coast, Marie Byrd Land. First roughly mapped from air photos taken in January 1947 by U.S. Navy Operation Highjump. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Alan E. Hedin, aurora researcher at Byrd Station in 1962.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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