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

Feature Class (see definition): Bar

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12169

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 02' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
038° 13' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.0333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -38.2166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): Area of shoal 1.5 mi S of Main Island in the Willis Islands, South Georgia. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Able Seaman Peter J. Pugh of His (Her) Majesty's Ship (HMS) Owen, which first charted this shoal in 1961.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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