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

Feature Class (see definition): Channel

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14738

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 51' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
048° 35' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.85

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 48.5833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Strait, 15 mi long and 6 to 9 mi wide, separating White Island from Sakellari Peninsula. Plotted from air photos taken by Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) in November 1956. Visited in February 1960 and February 1961 by the Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) (Thala Dan) led by D.F. Styles, Asst. Director, Antarctic Division, Melbourne, for whom it was named.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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