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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1020

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 19' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 57' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.3166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.95

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A small group of rocks lying 1 mi W of Toro Point, Trinity Peninsula. The name "Islote Barrios" was given by the Chilean Antarctic Expedition (1947-48) after General Guillermo Barrios Tirado, minister of national defense who accompanied the Presidential Antarctic Expedition (1948) to this area in the Presidente Pinto. Air photographs of this feature appear to show three small rocks closely juxtaposed.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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