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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16054

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 40' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
065° 13' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.6666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.2166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1950

Description (see definition): Island 3 mi long at the W side of Grandidier Channel, lying 1 mi NW of Duchaylard Island and 12 mi WNW of Cape Garcia, off the W coast of Graham Land. Discovered by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE), 1903-05, and named by Charcot after Monsieur Vieugue, then French Charge d'Affaires at Buenos Aires.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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