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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14480

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 32' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 38' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.5333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 61.6333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): Group of small rocky islands close to the coast at the E side of Utstikkar Bay, 4 mi NE of Falla Bluff Discovered in February 1931 by the British Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE) under Mawson. He named it for A.M. Stanton, first officer of the Discovery, 1930-31.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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