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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9408

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 51' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 20' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.85

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.3333333

Elevation (see definition): 500

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1994

Description (see definition): A prominent snow-free conical hill, rising to c. 500 m, midway between Syrtis Hill and Two Step Cliffs, Alexander Island. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1993 after Mariner 9, the NASA probe which was the first spacecraft to orbit the planet Mars, in 1971.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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