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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3348

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 49' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 58' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.8166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.9666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): The second largest island of the Henkes Islands, off the S end of Adelaide Island. Surveyed by the Royal Navy (RN) Hydrographic Survey Unit, 1962-63. Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for Alan Crouch, British Antarctic Survey (BAS) general assistant at Adelaide station, 1961-62, and member of the first party to winter on Adelaide Island.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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