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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14610

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 35' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 50' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.5833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 62.8333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): One of the Flat Islands, lying 0.2 mi N of Bechervaise Island in Holme Bay, Mac. Robertson Land. It is one of several islands plotted as a part of "Flatoy" (flat island) by Norwegian cartographers from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37. Found to be a separate island by Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) in 1954 and named for B.H. Stinear, geologist at Mawson Station in 1954, 1957 and 1959.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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