Austral Island

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For the group of islands in French Polynesia, see Austral Islands.
Austral Island
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Geography
Location Antarctica
Coordinates 66°30′S 110°39′E / 66.500°S 110.650°E / -66.500; 110.650
Archipelago Windmill Islands
Country
Demographics
Population 0
Additional information
Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System

Austral Island (66°30′S 110°39′E / 66.500°S 110.650°E / -66.500; 110.650) is a small Antarctic island in the extreme southern lobe of Penney Bay, in the Windmill Islands. The island appears in air photos taken by USN Operation Highjump (1946–47), but was not charted on subsequent maps. So named by US-ACAN because it is the southernmost of the Windmill Islands.

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