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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14224

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
53° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
037° 55' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -53.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -37.9166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Two conspicuous rocks lying close off the N coast of South Georgia, 2 mi NE of Cape Pride. The name appears on a chart based upon surveys by DI personnel in the period 1926-30. Named for Soren Berntsen and Herman Berntsen, managers of Tonsberg Hvalfangeri at Husvik.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Sørn and Bernt 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 Sørn and Bernt should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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