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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15123

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 45' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
070° 35' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.75

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.5833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A low snow-covered island 0.5 mi off the N tip of Alexander Island. Mapped by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1960 from trimetrogon air photography taken by Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition (RARE), 1947-48. The UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) name is descriptive of its position relative to Alexander Island.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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