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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8495

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 12' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 56' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.2

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.9333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): The SW entrance point to Rocky Cove, Maxwell Bay, King George Island. Named "Mys Kamennyy" (rocky cape) by G.E. Grikurov and M.M. Polyakov, 1968, following Soviet Antarctic Expedition (SovAE) surveys in the area. Translated as Lapidary Point by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1978.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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