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

Feature Class (see definition): Flat

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13777

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 01' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
039° 34' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.0166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 39.5666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1968

Description (see definition): A small flattish area along the NW shore of Lake O-ike in the E part of Ongul Island. Mapped from surveys and air photos by Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition (JARE), 1957-62, and named Showa-taira (Emperor Hirohito's era flat), presumably in association with Showa Station, the scientific station established by Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition (JARE) on nearby East Ongul Island.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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