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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7180

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 57' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
142° 21' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.95

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 142.35

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A rocky promontory on the W shore of Commonwealth Bay, 8 mi W of Cape Denison. Discovered in 1912 and explored the following year by the Australasian Antarctic Expedition (AAE) under Douglas Mawson, who named it for John G. Hunter, chief biologist of the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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