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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4125

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 42' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
065° 07' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.7

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.1166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Island 3 mi long at the W side of Grandidier Channel, lying 1 mi SE of Vieugue Island and 10 mi W of Cape Garcia, off the W coast of Graham Land. Discovered by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE), 1903-05, and named by Charcot for Monsieur du Chaylard, French Minister Plenipotentiary at Montevideo, Uruguay. The recommended spelling follows the form used in Bongrain's report of 1914 and is now firmly established.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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