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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4160

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 29' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
059° 46' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.4833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -59.7666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): Group of rocks 4 mi NE of Cape Leguillou, the N tip of Tower Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. The French expedition under Captain Jules Dumont d'Urville, 1837-40, applied the name Iles Dumoulin, for C.A. Vincendon-Dumoulin, hydrographer with the expedition, to a group of small islands in this area. A study of air photos has shown that there are two groups of rocks. The SW group has been named Kendall Rocks and the NE group Dumoulin Rocks.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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