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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5644

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 26' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 49' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.4333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.8166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1971

Description (see definition): Point forming the S side of the entrance to Perrier Bay, on the NW coast of Anvers Island in the Palmer Archipelago. First charted by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE), 1903-05, and named by Charcot for Alfred Giard, noted French zoologist and member of the Institut de France.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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