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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8251

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 40' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
002° 05' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.6666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 2.0833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): The smaller of two ice-covered islands lying close together in the Fimbul Ice Shelf, along the coast of Queen Maud Land. The feature was first mapped by the Soviet Antarctic Expedition (SovAE) in 1961 and named Kupol Kroshka (crumb dome).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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