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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4227

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
74° 08' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
102° 02' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -74.1333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -102.0333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1968

Description (see definition): A small island lying 5 mi SW of McKinzie Islands in the inner-central part of Cranton Bay. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy (USN) air photos, 1960-66. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Donald I. Dyment, USN, cook at Byrd Station, 1967.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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