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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 556

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 13' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 56' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.2166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.9333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): Island 1 mi long, lying in Maxwell Bay close off the SW end of King George Island, in the South Shetland Islands. Charted as a peninsula in 1935 by DI personnel of the Discovery II and named for Lieutenant R.A.B. Ardley, Royal Navy Reserve (RNR),) officer on the ship in 1929-31 and 1931-33. Air photos have since shown that the feature is an island.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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