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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10786

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 13' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 42' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.2166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.7

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): An isolated rock in Bransfield Strait, 5 mi off the N coast of Trinity Peninsula and 9 mi NE of Cape Legoupil. So named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) because of confusion about the identity of geographic points along this coast, and because of the wandering of features and names on charts of this vicinity.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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