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

Feature Class (see definition): Cape

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7271

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
70° 53' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 35' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -70.8833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.5833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1976

Description (see definition): A broad, snow-covered peninsula at the S side of Lehrke Inlet on the E coast of Palmer Land. Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) in 1974. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Henry A. Imshaug, U.S. Antarctic Research Program (USARP) biologist in a long-range biosystematic study of subantarctic floras with research at Islas Juan Fernandez, 1965-66; Falkland Islands, 1967-68; Chilean archipelago, 1969; Campbell Island, 1969-70; and Iles Kerguelen, 1970-71.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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