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

Feature Class (see definition): Lake

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8240

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 37' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
078° 24' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.6166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 78.4

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): An irregular-shaped lake about 4 mi long in the SE part of the Vestfold Hills. The lake was partially mapped by Norwegian cartographers from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition (1936-37) and named Krokvatnet (the crooked lake). The lake was mapped in its entirety by Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE), utilizing air photos taken in 1957-58.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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