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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8708

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 08' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
012° 50' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.1333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 12.8333333

Elevation (see definition): 100

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

Description (see definition): An ice-covered island situated at the head of Leningradskiy Bay at the W margin of the Lazarev Ice Shelf, Queen Maud Land. The feature rises nearly 100 m above the general level of the ice shelf which surrounds all but the N side. Discovered and mapped by the Soviet Antarctic Expedition (SovAE) in 1961, and named in association with Leningradskiy Bay.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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