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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2977

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 17' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
110° 33' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.2833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 110.55

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1958

Description (see definition): Low rock at the S side of the entrance to McGrady Cove, Newcomb Bay, on Budd Coast. First mapped from U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp aerial photographs taken in February 1947. Surveyed in February 1957 by a party from the USS Glacier. The name was suggested by Lieutenant Robert C. Newcomb, USN, navigator of the Glacier, for Engineman 3d Class Frederick A. Collins, USN, a member of the survey party.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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