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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9788

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 58' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
056° 01' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.9666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -56.0166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Group of reefs and rocks lying close off the NE side of D'Urville Island, in the Joinville Island group. Surveyed by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1953-54 and named in 1956. The name arose because of the medley of reefs and rocks in this area.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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