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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15914

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 55' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 25' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.9166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.4166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Island lying between Fridtjof and Bob Islands, off the SE side of Wiencke Island in the Palmer Archipelago. First charted by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE) under Charcot, 1903-05. The name appears on an Argentine government chart of 1950.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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