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

Feature Class (see definition): Bar

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7246

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 27' 00" S

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

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.45

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

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Two rocks located 0.2 mi E of Bonert Rock and 0.6 SE of Canto Point, Greenwich Island, South Shetland Islands. The names "Islote Ibar" and "Islote Teniente Ibar" appearing on Chilean hydrographic charts in the 1950s refer to the larger and western rock. The recommended name Ibar Rocks includes a submerged outlier to the NE of the larger rock. Teniente (lieutenant) Mario Ibar P. signed the official act of inauguration of the Chilean Arturo Prat scientific station on Greenwich Island in 1947.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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