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

Feature Class (see definition): Range

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9705

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 01' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
073° 00' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.0166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 73

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): A group of moderately low, rocky coastal hills between Rogers Glacier and Mistichelli Hills, on the eastern margin of the Amery Ice Shelf. Delineated in 1952 by John H. Roscoe from air photos taken by U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Highjump (1946-47), and named by him for H.A. McKaskle, air crewman on Operation Highjump photographic flights over coastal areas between 14 and 164 East longitude.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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