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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4974

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 29' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 03' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.4833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.05

Elevation (see definition): 375

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

Description (see definition): Small nunatak, 375 m, rising just NW of Mineral Hill on Tabarin Peninsula. Mapped in 1946 and again in 1956 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), and so named because the feature is located 5 miles from their station at Hope Bay on the route from there to Duse Bay.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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