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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5501

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 21' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
067° 04' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.35

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.0666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1955

Description (see definition): Group of three rocks lying 2 mi E of the Refuge Islands in the N part of Rymill Bay, off the W coast of Graham Land. First surveyed in 1948-49 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) and so named by them because of the occurrence of garnet in the rocks.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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