This page presents the geographical name data for Hollingworth Cliffs 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): Hollingworth Cliffs
Feature Class (see definition): Cliff
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 6899
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
80° 26' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
025° 33' 00" W
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -80.4333333
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -25.55
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): No data
Description (see definition): A line of cliffs to the S of Mount Absalom 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 by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after Sydney E. Hollingworth (1899-1966), British geologist who specialized in the Pleistocene geology of NW England; Professor of Geology, University College, London University, 1946-66.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data