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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6064

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 58' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 26' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.9666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.4333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): The southernmost of a group of rocks extending from the SE end of Intercurrence Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. Shown on Argentine and Chilean government charts of 1957. The name, given by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1960, is descriptive of this toothlike feature.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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