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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7704

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 32' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
059° 49' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.5333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -59.8166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): A small island lying N of Cape Leguillou, the N tip of Tower Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. The island was first charted and named by Captain Jules Dumont d'Urville on March 4, 1838.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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