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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5264

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 13' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
110° 10' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.2166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 110.1666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1957

Description (see definition): A group of four rocky islands in the eastern part of Vincennes Bay, 8 mi WNW of Clark Peninsula. The islands were first photographed from the air by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp, 1946-47. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Commander Paul W. Frazier, USN, navigator and projects officer with U.S. Navy (USN) OpWml which visited this area in January 1948, who later served as operations officer with U.S. Navy (USN) Operation Deep Freeze (OpDFrz) I at Little America V.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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