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

Feature Class (see definition): Channel

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8007

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
69° 00' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
039° 35' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -69

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 39.5833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1970

Description (see definition): A narrow strait between Nesoya and East Ongul Island in the Flatvaer Islands. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37. Surveyed by Japanese Antarctic Research Expedition (JARE), 1957, and named Kitano-seto (northern strait) because of its location in the island group.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Kitano-seto Strait 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 Kitano-seto Strait should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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