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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14948

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 32' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 00' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.5333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Peninsula 15 mi long and 5 to 12 mi wide, lying S of the trough between Hope Bay and Duse Bay and forming the E extremity of Trinity Peninsula. Discovered and charted by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition (SwedAE), 1901-04, under Nordenskjold. It was mapped in 1946 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) and named after Operation Tabarin, the naval code name for the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) from 1943 to 1945.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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