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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11222

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 02' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
037° 14' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.0333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -37.2333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Small island 1.5 mi NNW of Bellingshausen Point, lying in the outer part of the Bay of Isles, South Georgia. This island was charted in 1912-13 by Robert Cushman Murphy, American naturalist aboard the brig Daisy, who included it as one of two islands which he called the Lee Islands. These islands were recharted in 1929-30 by DI personnel, who renamed this northeastern of the two, Outer Lee Island. The southwestern island is now known as Inner Lee Island.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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