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D'Urville Monument: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for D'Urville Monument 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): D'Urville Monument

Feature Class (see definition): Pillar

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4195

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 25' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
056° 18' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.4166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -56.3

Elevation (see definition): 575

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

Description (see definition): Conspicuous conical summit, 575 m, at the SW end of Joinville Island, off the NE end of Antarctic Peninsula. Discovered by a British expedition, 1839-43, under Ross, and named by him for Captain Jules Dumont d'Urville.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding D'Urville Monument 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 D'Urville Monument should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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