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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6834

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 37' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 03' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.6166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.05

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): The NE end of Brooklyn Island in Wilhelmina Bay, off the W coast of Graham Land. Charted by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition (BelgAE) under Gerlache, 1897-99. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1960 for Graham J. Hobbs, Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) geologist at the Danco Island station in 1957 and 1958 who made a geologic reconnaissance survey of the coast between Cape Murray and Cape Willems.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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