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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14151

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 30' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
059° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.5

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -59.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A high and mainly ice-covered peninsula in northern Graham Land. The feature is 11 mi long and 5 mi wide and projects southward into the northern part of Larsen Ice Shelf west of Larsen Inlet. The name was applied by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) (1963) and derives from Cape Sobral at the south end of this peninsula.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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