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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1105

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
59° 26' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
027° 19' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -59.4333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -27.3166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): The NE tip of Thule Island, made conspicuous by a bare rock ridge and a narrow beach of boulders and pebbles, in the South Sandwich Islands. Charted and named in 1930 by DI personnel on the Discovery II who made a landing there.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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