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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16672

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 01' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.0166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Point at the head of Royal Bay, lying 4 mi W of Cape Charlotte on the N coast of South Georgia. First mapped by the German group of the International Polar Year Investigations, 1882-83. Resurveyed by the South Georgia Survey (SGS) in the period 1951-57 and named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Dr. H. Will, botanist with the German expedition which wintered at Royal Bay in 1882-83.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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