E-mail this page Print this page
Frost Rocks: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
SpanishFrenchSimplified ChineseGermanRussianHindiArabicPortuguese
This page presents the geographical name data for Frost Rocks 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): Frost Rocks

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5350

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 16' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
064° 20' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.2666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.3333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A cluster of rocks situated SW of the southern Argentine Islands and 0.5 mi SW of Whiting Rocks, off the coast of Graham Land. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Richard Frost, survey asst. of the Hydrographic Survey Unit from His (Her) Majesty's Ship (HMS) Endurance working in the area in February 1969.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


- Please bookmark this page (add it to your favorites).
- If you wish to link to this page, you can do so by referring to the URL address below this line.

https://geographic.org/geographic_names/antname.php?uni=5350&fid=antgeo_108

Copyright © 1995-2012 ITA all rights reserved.


Antarctica names alphabetically
A * B * C * D * E * F * G *H * I * J * K * L * M * N * O * P * Q * R * S * T * U * V * W * X * Y * Z


Global names alphabetically



. . . Feedback




| COUNTRIES | Geographic.org | GEOLOGY | USA STATISTICS | CHINA STATS | COUNTRY CODES | AIRPORTS | RELIGION | JOBS |