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

Feature Class (see definition): Bar

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13125

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
003° 25' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 3.4166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1957

Description (see definition): A group of submerged rocks which lie close to the northern coast of Bouvetoya and approximately 0.2 mi SE of Cape Valdivia. The rocks were charted and named by the Norwegian expedition, 1927-28, under Captain Harald Horntvedt. Named for Walter Sachse, navigation officer on the German vessel, the 1898 and accurately fixed the position of the island for the first time.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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