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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6868

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 31' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 37' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.5166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 61.6166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1973

Description (see definition): A group of small islands lying 0.5 mi S of Kamelen Island in the N part of the Stanton Group. These small islands were mapped from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37, and later by Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE). They were visited in 1969 by an Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) dog-sledge party to the Taylor Glacier area. Named by ANCA for Dr. J. Hogg, medical officer at Mawson Station in 1969. The central island in the group affords the best camp site in the area.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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