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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7445

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
75° 30' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
065° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -75.5

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.6666667

Elevation (see definition): 1000

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A group of hills and nunataks, rising to c. 1,000 m and running NE-SW for 24 mi between Matthews Glacier and McCaw Ridge on the Orville Coast, Ellsworth Land. The feature was mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) aerial photographs, 1961-67. It was visited in 1977-78 by a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) geological party, led by Peter D. Rowley, and named after Commander James W. Jaeger, USN, Commanding Officer, Antarctic Development Squadron Six, 1977-78, and command pilot of the LC-130 aircraft in support of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) party.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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