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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7046

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 46' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 36' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.7666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.6

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A peak 3 mi W of Contact Peak in southern Pourquoi Pas Island, Graham Land. Mapped by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) from surveys, 1956-59. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Arthur K. Hoskins, Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) geologist at Stonington Island in 1958 and Horseshoe Island in 1959.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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