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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11250

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 28' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
041° 24' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.4666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 41.4

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Two small islands, one very tiny, lying immediately N of Cape Akarui on the coast of Queen Maud Land. Mapped from surveys and air photos by Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition (JARE), 1957-62, and named Oyako-shima (parent and child islands).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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