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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5070

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
077° 58' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 77.9666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): An irregular-shaped island, almost cut in two, lying in Prydz Bay between Trigwell Island and Breidnes Peninsula, Vestfold Hills. First mapped from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition (1936-37) as two islands. Remapped as a single island by Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) (1957-58) and named for Maxwell J. Flutter, officer in charge at Davis Station in 1958.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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