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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 747

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 26' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
061° 04' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.4333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -61.0666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1950

Description (see definition): Group of rocks which extend about 3 mi in a NE-SW direction, lying in Bransfield Strait 13 mi NW of Trinity Island. Charted by a British expedition, 1828-31, under Commander Henry Foster, Royal Navy (RN), and named by him for Lieutenant Horatio T. Austin, Royal Navy (RN), an officer of the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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