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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5646

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 20' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 62.3333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A small island on the W side of Holme Bay, off Mac. Robertson Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from air phots taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37, and named Bryggeholmen (the wharf island). Renamed by ANCA for L.F. Gibbney, officer in charge at Heard Island station in 1952.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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