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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 10975

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
61° 30' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
055° 58' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.5

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -55.9666667

Elevation (see definition): 540

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1950

Description (see definition): Small rocky island which rises to 540 m, lying 2 mi SW of Aspland Island in the South Shetland Islands. The name dates back to at least 1822 and is now established in international usage.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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