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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4531

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
76° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
118° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -76.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -118

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1975

Description (see definition): A rock outcrop near the foot of the western slope of Mount Frakes, in the Crary Mountains, Marie Byrd Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from ground surveys and U.S. Navy aerial photography, 1959-66. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Claude L. English, Jr., U.S. Navy (USN), helicopter crewman with Squadron VXE-6 during Deep Freeze 1970; he also deployed with the Squadron during Deep Freeze 1961, 1962 and 1965.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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