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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10780

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
039° 29' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 39.4833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1968

Description (see definition): A scattered group of about 24 islands and rocks lying just off the W side of Skarvsnes Foreland in the E part of Lutzow-Holm Bay. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37, and named Nokkelholmane (the key island).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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