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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12291

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 31' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 05' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.5166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.0833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Group of three islands lying just N of Nansen Island, off the W coast of Graham Land. Surveyed by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) from the Racovitza, zoologist and botanist of the Belgian Antarctic Expedition (BelgAE) which explored this area in 1897-99.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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