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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3204

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 54' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
062° 53' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.9

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.8833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Small hook-shaped peninsula at the N side of the entrance to Skontorp Cove, Paradise Harbor, on the W coast of Graham Land. First mapped as an island in 1913-l4 by Scottish geologist David Ferguson, who named it Coughtrey Island. The feature is, however, a peninsula and the site of the Almirante Brown Station, established by Argentina in 1949-50.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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