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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 19174

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 01' 34" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 46' 35" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.0261111

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.7763889

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 10/21/2008

Description (see definition): An island approximately 1.1 mile long and 0.85 mile wide with Cape Renard at its northern end and separated from False Cape Renard by a channel that appeared following the loss of ice prior to 2001. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) (2008) in association with Cape Renard.

Date Created (see definition): 10/28/2008

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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