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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12891

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 33' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 56' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.55

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.9333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Prominent rocky headland at the E side of the entrance to Bone Bay, on the N side of Trinity Peninsula. Discovered by a French expedition, 1837-40, under Captain Jules Dumont d'Urville, and named by him for Lieutenant Louis de Roquemaurel, second-in-command of the expedition ship Astrolabe.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Roquemaurel, Cape 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 Roquemaurel, Cape should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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