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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7139

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
82° 31' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
165° 10' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -82.5166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 165.1666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A bold cape overlooking the Ross Ice Shelf, at the N side of the mouth of Robb Glacier. The Southern Party of the New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE) (1959-60) assembled near the cape in November 1959, thus suggesting the name. Huinga is the Maori word for a gathering.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Huinga, Cape 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 Huinga, Cape should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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