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

Feature Class (see definition): Bar

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10660

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 35' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
077° 54' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.5833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 77.9

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A shoal at the SW side of Davis Anchorage, just off the Vestfold Hills. The shoal has depths of 1 fathom or less and lies 0.1 mi SE of Hobby Rocks. Charted during an Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) (Thala Dan) hydrographic survey in 1961. Named by ANCA for A.J. Newman, senior diesel mechanic at Mawson Station in 1961, who assisted with the survey around Davis Station.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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