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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7353

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 13' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
064° 12' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.2166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.2

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Island 0.5 mi long, lying 0.5 mi NE of Uruguay Island in the NE part of the Argentine Islands, in the Wilhelm Archipelago. Discovered by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE), 1903-05, under Charcot, and named by him for Captain Julian Irizar, Argentine Navy. The island was recharted in 1935 by the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) under Rymill.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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