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

Feature Class (see definition): Bar

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5379

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 37' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
069° 26' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.6166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69.4333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): Isolated submerged rock lying in the middle of Johnston Passage 7 mi WNW of Cape Adriasola, Adelaide Island. The rock is potentially dangerous to ships and was so named when Royal Research Ship (RRS) John Biscoe was compelled to go full astern to avoid this hazard.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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