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

Feature Class (see definition): Lake

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12133

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 11' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 55' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.1833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.9166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A lake 0.25 mi NW of Jasper Point in NE Fildes Peninsula, King George Island. The feature was named "Ozero Glubokoye" (deep lake) by the Soviet Antarctic Expedition (SovAE) working from Bellingshausen Station from 1968, but both forms of the name are already in use in the Antarctic. The UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) amended the name in 1979 to avoid duplication.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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