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

Feature Class (see definition): Lake

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14611

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
68° 34' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
078° 08' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.5666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 78.1333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): A salt-water lake, 1.5 mi long and 0.25 mi wide, lying immediately E of Lake Dingle on Breidnes Peninsula, Vestfold Hills. Mapped from air photos taken by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp, 1946-47. First visited by an Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) in 1955. Named by ANCA for Bruce H. Stinear, geologist at Davis and Mawson Stations for several seasons in the period 1954-59.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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