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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10336

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 05' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 08' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.0833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.1333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Two islands and off-lying rocks lying 2.5 miles WNW of Pelletan Point in Flandres Bay, off the W coast of Graham Land. First charted and named by members of the Belgian Antarctic Expedition (BelgAE) under Gerlache, who made a landing on one of the islands in February 1898.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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