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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11290

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 46' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
011° 36' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.7666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 11.6

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): An isolated rock which rises above the ice midway between Aerodromnaya Hill and the Schirmacher Hills, in Queen Maud Land. First photographed from the air and roughly mapped by the German Antarctic Expedition (GerAE), 1938-39. Remapped by the Soviet Antarctic Expedition (SovAE) in 1961 and named Skala Palets (toe rock).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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