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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14433

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 55' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 54' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.9166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.9

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): Small island lying immediately NE of Friar Island in the Wauwermans Islands, in the Wilhelm Archipelago. Shown on an Argentine government chart of 1950. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1958 after one of the characters in Chaucer's Canterbury Tales.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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