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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6141

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 29' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.4833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Island lying NW of Small Island in the Christiania Islands, in the Palmer Archipelago. Shown on an Argentine government chart of 1952. So named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1960 because the island is deeply indented.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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