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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15708

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 42' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 32' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.7

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.5333333

Elevation (see definition): 90

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

Description (see definition): Small rocky mass, more than 90 m high, between Alamode Island and Hayrick Island in the Terra Firma Islands, off the W coast of Graham Land. The Terra Firma Islands were first visited and surveyed in 1936 by the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) under Rymill. Twig Rock was surveyed in 1948 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), who so named it because of the branching nature of the dike system exposed on its N face.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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