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

Feature Class (see definition): Locale

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11585

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 22' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
110° 28' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.3666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 110.4666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): The only practical landing place toward the eastern end of the northern side of Ardery Island, in the Windmill Islands. Discovered in 1959 by Richard L. Penney, biologist at Wilkes Station, for whom it was named by ANCA.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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