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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4851

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 30' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
059° 42' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.5

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -59.7

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972

Description (see definition): An ice-free point in the S part of Discovery Bay, Greenwich Island, South Shetland Islands. The point is 1.1 mi SW of Iquique Cove. Charted by the Chilean Antarctic Expedition (1950-51) and named for Lieutenant Fernando Ferrer Fouga, hydrographic officer on the transport ship Angamos during the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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