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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7115

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 40' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 50' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.6666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.8333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): Island lying off the N end of Trinity Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. Charted by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE) under Charcot, 1908-10. Named by the Chilean Antarctic Expedition of 1946-47 under Federico Guesalaga Toro. The Huemul, a South American deer, is one of the animals that appears on the national shield of Chile.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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