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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14629

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
056° 56' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -56.9333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Point with a small islet lying off it, marking the south side of the entrance to Hope Bay, at the NE end of Antarctic Peninsula. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for H.W. Stone, First Mate on the Hunt, Royal Navy (RN), in 1952.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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