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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3910

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 28' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
054° 40' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.4666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.6666667

Elevation (see definition): 25

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1993

Description (see definition): A rock rising 25 m above sea level, 1.5 mi SE of Darwin Island in the Danger Islands, q.v. Mapped by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1953-54 and 1956-58, and photographed from the air by Falkland Islands and Dependencies Aerial Survey Expedition (FIDASE), 1956-57. Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1980 after David J. Dixey, Head, Nautical Branch 5, Hydrographic Department.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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