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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15169

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 30' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.5

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.6666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): A rock point 8 mi ENE of Cape Roquemaurel, Trinity Peninsula. Named in 1838 by the French expedition under Captain Jules Dumont d'Urville after Lieutenant Charles Thanaron of the expedition ship Zelee.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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