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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 528

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 31' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 26' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.5166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 167.4333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Small ice-covered island lying close off Spatulate Ridge in Lady Newnes Bay, Victoria Land. The name is descriptive of the appearance of the island in plan and was given by New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee (NZ-APC) in 1966.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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