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

Feature Class (see definition): Bar

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10882

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
003° 25' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 3.4166667

Elevation (see definition): 2

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1957

Description (see definition): A submerged rock with less than 2 m of water over it, lying off the N coast of Bouvetoya, approximately 0.5 mi ENE of Cape Valdivia. The Norvegia, the ship of the Norwegian expedition under Captain Harald Horntvedt, struck a rock here on December 3, 1927. Named by the expedition after the Norvegia.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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