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

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7097

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
134° 36' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -134.6

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1974

Description (see definition): High rock headland forming the NE end of Bowyer Butte, located at the W side of Venzke Glacier on the coast of Marie Byrd Land. The headland was first seen and photographed from aircraft of the U.S. Antarctic Service in December 1940. It was mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-66. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Lieutenant Ronnie A. Hoyt, Civil Engineer Corps (CEC), U.S. Navy Reserve (USNR), Officer-in-Charge at Byrd Station, 1971.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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