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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6566

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
72° 57' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 45' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -72.95

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 166.75

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1973

Description (see definition): Massive ice-covered mountain forming the S end of a promontory on the W side of Malta Plateau in Victoria Land. It is bounded on the W, S, and E sides by the Seafarer, Mariner and Potts Glaciers. The mountain first appears on a 1960 New Zealand map compiled from U.S. Navy aerial photographs. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1972 for James E. Heg, Chief of the Polar Planning and Coordination Staff in the Office of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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