Hamner Nunatak

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Hamner Nunatak (78°33′S 157°56′E / 78.550°S 157.933°E / -78.550; 157.933Coordinates: 78°33′S 157°56′E / 78.550°S 157.933°E / -78.550; 157.933) is a nunatak lying west of the Warren Range, Antarctica, 5 nautical miles (9 km) west-northwest of Wise Peak. It was named by the Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names in 1964 for Karl C. Hamner, a biologist at McMurdo Station, 1960–61.[1]

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Hamner Nunatak" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).