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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7110

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 39' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
108° 26' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.65

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 108.4333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1967

Description (see definition): The largest of the Davis Islands, lying in the western portion of Vincennes Bay. Photographed by U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Highjump, 1946-47, and first mapped from these photographs by G.D. Blodgett. First visited by Phillip Law and members of Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) Hudson, leader of the helicopter team with Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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