Kamelen Island

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Kamelen Island
Kamelen Island is located in Antarctica
Kamelen Island
Kamelen Island
Location in Antarctica
Location Antarctica
Coordinates 67°31′S 61°37′E / 67.517°S 61.617°E / -67.517; 61.617Coordinates: 67°31′S 61°37′E / 67.517°S 61.617°E / -67.517; 61.617
Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System
Population Uninhabited

Kamelen Island is an island about 45 metres (150 ft) high, lying 6 kilometres (3 nmi) southwest of the Einstøding Islands in the northern part of the Stanton Group, Antarctica. This island was mapped from air photographs by the Lars Christensen Expedition (1936–37) and named Kamelen (the camel).[1]

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  1. ^ "Kamelen Island". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2013-04-12.

 This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Kamelen Island" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).