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

Feature Class (see definition): Gap

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7078

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 47' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
011° 39' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.7833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 11.65

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A gap just E of Mount Skarshovden at the head of Skarsbrotet Glacier, in the Humboldt Mountains of Queen Maud Land. Discovered and photographed by the German Antarctic Expedition (GerAE), 1938-39. Mapped by Norway from air photos and surveys by Norwegian Antarctic Expedition (NorAE), 1956-60, and named Hovdeskar (knoll gap).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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