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

Feature Class (see definition): Bar

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2479

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 34' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 51' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.5666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 62.85

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): An almost circular shoal (least depth 11.89 m) lying just N of East Budd Island in Holme Bay, Mac. Robertson Land. Charted in February 1961 by d'A.T. Gale, hydrographic surveyor with the Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) (Thala Dan). Named by ANCA for D.R. Carstens, surveyor at Mawson in 1962, who assisted the hydrographic survey in 1961.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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