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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15577

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 45' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 58' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.75

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 68.9666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): Two rock outcrops at the NE end of Single Island on the W side of the Amery Ice Shelf. The rocks were photographed from Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) aircraft in 1956 and their position fixed by a field party in December 1962. Named by ANCA for P.A. Trost, electronics engineer at Mawson Station in 1962, a member of the field party which visited the rocks.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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