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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4490

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 23' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
168° 02' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.3833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 168.0333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): An ice-covered island 2 mi long, lying 1.5 mi E of Index Point, Victoria Land, in the N part of Lady Newnes Bay. The feature appears to be barely emerging above the ice at the terminus of Mariner Glacier. Named in 1966 by the New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee (NZ-APC).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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