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

Feature Class (see definition): Valley

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7389

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
79° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
156° 35' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -79.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 156.5833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A broad valley occupied by a lateral lobe of the Darwin Glacier, indenting the N side of the Darwin Mountains between Colosseum Ridge and Kenneth Ridge. An islandlike nunatak, Richardson Hill, rises above the ice of the valley. The descriptive name was given by the Victoria University's Antarctic Expeditions (VUWAE) (1962-63).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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