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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8233

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 08' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
064° 08' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.1333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.1333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1971

Description (see definition): Point forming the W extremity of Hovgaard Island, in the Wilhelm Archipelago. Hovgaard Island was first seen by a German expedition under Dallmann in January 1874 and named "Krogmann Insel." However, the name Hovgaard, applied by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition (BelgAE) under Gerlache in February 1898, has overtaken the original in usage. In order to preserve Dallmann's earlier name in this vicinity, Krogmann Point has been approved for the feature here described.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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