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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 18215

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 53' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
165° 02' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.8833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 165.0333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/2001

Description (see definition): An island 1.5 mi E of West Dailey Island in the Dailey Islands, McMurdo Sound. Named after Eric D. Juergens of ASA, co-manager of a U.S. Antarctic Project (USAP) project to clean up Antarctic waste sites beginning in 1991; director of safety, environment, and health activities, 1992-99, with heightened emphasis on environmental protection.

Date Created (see definition): 12/23/2002

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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