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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4034

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 51' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 35' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.85

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.5833333

Elevation (see definition): 515

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1951

Description (see definition): Island 4.5 mi long and 2 mi wide, surmounted by a snow-covered pyramidal peak, 515 m, lying between the S portions of Anvers Island and Wiencke Island in the Palmer Archipelago. First seen by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition (BelgAE), 1897-99, under Gerlache. Resighted and charted by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE), 1903-05, under Charcot, who named it for Paul Doumer, President of the Chamber of Deputies and later President of France.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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