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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6862

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 15' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
024° 52' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.25

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -24.8666667

Elevation (see definition): 1000

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Rocks rising to c. 1,000 m at the E side of the terminus of Schimper Glacier in the Herbert Mountains, Shackleton Range. Photographed from the air by the U.S. Navy, 1967, and surveyed by British Antarctic Survey (BAS), 1968-71. In association with the names of glacial geologists grouped in this area, named in 1971 by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after Arvid Gustaf Hogbom (1857-1940), Swedish geologist who made important contributions to the glacial geology of northern Sweden.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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