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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14613

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
61° 13' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
055° 23' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.2166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -55.3833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972

Description (see definition): Point 4 mi S of Table Bay on the W coast of Elephant Island, South Shetland Islands. Mapped by the U.K. Joint Services Expedition to Elephant Island, 1970-71, and named after the Giant Petrel (Macronectes giganteus) which breeds there; "Stinker" being a sailors' name for that bird.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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