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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11442

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 13' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
110° 35' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.2166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 110.5833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): An insular rock 0.5 mi W of Cameron Island, in the Swain Islands. This region was photographed from the air by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp (1946-47), Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) (1956) and the Soviet expedition (1956). The rock was included in a 1957 ground survey by C.R. Eklund, who named it for Acy H. Patterson, USN, electrician at Wilkes Station, 1957.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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