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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6642

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
78° 06' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
161° 27' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -78.1

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 161.45

Elevation (see definition): 2450

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1995

Description (see definition): A pointed, mostly ice-covered mountain, 2,450 m, located 4 mi SSW of Ugolini Peak on the W side of Royal Society Range, Victoria Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photographs, 1956-61. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1994 after Thomas E. Henderson, cartographer, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS); field team member on Ellsworth Mountains Geodetic Control Project, 1979-80; leader, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), northern Victoria Land Geodetic Team, 1981-82; U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) satellite surveying team at South Pole Station, winter party 1982.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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