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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12963

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
61° 56' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 28' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.9333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.4666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Point 12 mi W of False Round Point on the N coast of King George Island, in the South Shetland Islands. The descriptive name dates back to at least 1822 and is established in international usage.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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