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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5885

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
77° 08' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
148° 05' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -77.1333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -148.0833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): One of the ice-covered islands in Marshall Archipelago, located within Sulzberger Ice Shelf, coastal Marie Byrd Land. The feature is 2 mi long and lies just N of Spencer Island and 2 mi NE of Steventon Island. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1959-65. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Lieutenant Stuart S. Gould, U.S. Navy Reserve (USNR), dental officer at McMurdo Station, 1967.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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