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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15112

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 48' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
040° 11' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.8

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 40.1833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1968

Description (see definition): An exposed rock lying on the coast, midway between Flattunga and Tama Glacier in Queen Maud Land. Mapped from surveys and air photos by Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition (JARE), 1957-62, and named Tensoku-iwa (observation rock) because the feature served as a point of observation for the Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition (JARE) survey party.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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