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

Feature Class (see definition): Channel

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6796

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 16' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 37' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.2666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.6166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Arc-shaped channel in the N part of Laubeuf Fjord, 2 mi wide and 11 mi long, which extends from The Gullet and separates Day Island on the W from Arrowsmith Peninsula and Wyatt Island on the E, off the W coast of Graham Land. First roughly surveyed in 1936 by the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) under Rymill. Resurveyed in 1948 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) who named it for Arthur R. Hinks.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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