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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10760

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
55° 02' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
034° 38' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -55.0333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -34.6333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Rock at the SE end of the Clerke Rocks, lying some 40 mi ESE of the SE end of South Georgia. The Clerke Rocks were discovered by Captain James Cook in 1775. Nobby was probably given this descriptive name by DI personnel, who made surveys of the South Georgia area in the period 1926-30.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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