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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6685

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
60° 42' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
044° 20' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.7

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -44.3333333

Elevation (see definition): 15

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Two rocks, 15 m high, lying 1.5 mi SE of Hart Rock and 3 mi NE of Cape Dundas, Laurie Island, in the South Orkney Islands. First charted in 1838 by a French expedition under Captain Jules Dumont d'Urville. Recharted in 1933 by DI and named after H.F.P. Herdman (Cape Herdman, q.v.).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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