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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2318

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 10' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 37' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.1666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.6166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Rock midway between Kelp and Harrison Points in the S part of Stromness Bay, South Georgia. Mapped by DI personnel under Lieutenant Commander J.M. Chaplin in 1927 and 1929. Named in 1957 by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for the sailing vessel Camana, owned by Tonsberg Hvalfangeri, Husvik, located at the head of Husvik Harbor in Stromness Bay.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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