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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4447

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

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
038° 05' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -38.0833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Rock lying in Stewart Strait, close W of Bird Island, off the W end of South Georgia. Positioned by DI personnel under Lieutenant Commander J.M. Chaplin in the period 1926-30. Named in 1957 by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Henry W. Elliott (1846-1930), American naturalist; pioneer of fur seal studies in the North Pacific and life-long champion of fur seal protection. Fur seals breed on nearby Bird Island.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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