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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14109

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 08' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
064° 27' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.1333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.45

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A cluster of rocks lying mid-channel in French Passage between Roca Islands and Myriad Islands, in Wilhelm Archipelago. Photographed from the helicopter of His (Her) Majesty's Ship (HMS) Protector in March 1958. So named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) because the feature presents a hazard or obstacle to navigation.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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