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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7601

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 50' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.8333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Point jutting into Jacobsen Bight dividing it into two bays, on the S coast of South Georgia. The point marks the southern end of one of the best sedimentary successions on the island. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1982 after Clive E. Johnson, British Antarctic Survey (BAS) field assistant in the area, 1975-76, Rothera Station, 1977-79.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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