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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11814

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 34' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
047° 55' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.5666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 47.9166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Island lying close off the NE end of McKinnon Island, off the coast of Enderby Land. Plotted from Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) air photos in 1956 and visited by an Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) party in October 1957. Named by ANCA for John Pinn, geophysicist at Mawson Station in 1957.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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