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

Feature Class (see definition): Ridge

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7190

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
85° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
146° 50' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -85.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -146.8333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): A rugged spur descending from Mount Warden along the NW face of Watson Escarpment. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from ground surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1960-63. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Glenn C. Hunt, aviation electronics technician of U.S. Navy (USN) Squadron VX-6 who participated in Operation Deep Freeze for 5 years.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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