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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6951

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 30' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
059° 43' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.5

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -59.7166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972

Description (see definition): A rock lying 0.5 mi SW of Ferrer Point in Discovery Bay, Greenwich Island, South Shetland Islands. The name derives from the forms "Islote Honores" and "Islote Cocinero Honores" given by the Chilean Antarctic Expedition (1947) after the cook of the expedition ship Iquique.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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