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

Feature Class (see definition): Stream

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11577

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 17' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 30' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.2833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Small meandering stream which flows in a general NE direction from Hamberg Lakes to the coast close S of Horse Head in Cumberland East Bay, South Georgia. First roughly surveyed by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition (SwedAE) under Nordenskjold, 1901-04, and named by Carl Skottsberg, botanist with the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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