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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6610

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 26' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
168° 10' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.4333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -168.1666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A mainly ice-covered ridge which extends southward from the west portion of Mount Fridtjof Nansen and overlooks the northern side of the head of Axel Heiberg Glacier. Discovered in 1911 by Roald Armundsen and named by him for Prof. B. Helland-Hansen, of the University of Oslo, Norway.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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