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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10677

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 14' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
042° 28' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.2333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 42.4666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A rock which protrudes into the sea 8 mi SW of Cape Hinode, on the coast of Queen Maud Land. Mapped from surveys and air photos by Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition (JARE), 1957-62, and named Niban-iwa (number two rock).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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