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

Feature Class (see definition): Bar

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6560

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 59' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 47' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.9833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.7833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A very small rock, awash at high water and virtually hidden from sight, lying 1 mi S of Brown Island in the Wauwermans Islands in the Wilhelm Archipelago. Shown on an Argentine government chart of 1950, but not named. Surveyed by the British Naval Hydrographic Survey Unit in 1956-57, and so named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) as a caution to mariners.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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