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

Feature Class (see definition): Bar

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3832

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 26' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
056° 11' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.4333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -56.1833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Isolated reef lying 3 mi E of D'Urville Monument, Joinville Island, in Active Sound. Roughly surveyed by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1954. Named in 1956 by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after Diana (Robert Davidson, master), one of the ships of the Dundee whaling expedition which visited the Joinville Island area in 1892-93.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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