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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4371

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
60° 42' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
044° 51' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.7

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -44.85

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Small island 1.2 mi NW of Route Point, the NW tip of Laurie Island in the South Orkney Islands. It was first seen and roughly charted by Captain George Powell and Captain Nathaniel Palmer during their joint cruise in 1821. Recharted in 1903 by the ScotNAE under Dr. William S. Bruce, who named it for his son Eillium.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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