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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3883

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 53' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 07' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.8833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.1166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Cape which forms the S extremity of South Georgia. First charted and so named in 1775 by a British expedition under Cook, who upon reaching this position was greatly disappointed in realizing that South Georgia was an island rather than a continent.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Disappointment, Cape 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 Disappointment, Cape should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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