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

Feature Class (see definition): Island

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8722

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 36' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
068° 21' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.6

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -68.35

Elevation (see definition): 455

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Largest and westernmost of the Leonie Islands, 1 mi in diameter and 455 m high, lying in the entrance to Ryder Bay along the SE side of Adelaide Island. Discovered and named by the French Antarctic Expedition (FrAE), 1908-10, under Charcot.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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