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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12965

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 35' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 57' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.5833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 62.95

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): Small group of islands in the E part of Holme Bay, fringing the coast of Mac. Robertson Land close S of Welch Island. Discovered on Feb. 13, 1931, by the British Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE) under Mawson, who named them for E.J. Rouse of Sydney, who assisted the expedition with photographic equipment.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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