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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6939

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 40' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 35' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.6666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 166.5833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A northwest-trending range, 28 mi long and 2 to 7 mi wide, located E of Everett Range at the heads of the Ebbe and Tucker Glaciers in Victoria Land. The name derives from "Homerun Bluff," a field name of the southern party of NZFMCAE, 1962-63, used to denote a turning point in their traverse at this range to the airlift point and the return to Scott Base. The entire range was mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-63.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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