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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17732

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 52' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
165° 13' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.8666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 165.2166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2000

Description (see definition): Island lying 1 mi NW of Uberuaga Island that is the N-most feature in Dailey Islands, McMurdo Sound. Named after Valerian B. (Larry) Kuechle, University of Minnesota biologist with U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) who studied population dynamics and behavior of Weddell seals at Erebus Bay and McMurdo Sound, 1968-69 to 1971-72.

Date Created (see definition): 05/19/2000

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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