Alpha Island

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Alpha Island
Isla Huidobro
Alpha Island is located in Antarctica
Alpha Island
Alpha Island
Location in Antarctica
Coordinates64°19′S 63°0′W / 64.317°S 63.000°W / -64.317; -63.000Coordinates: 64°19′S 63°0′W / 64.317°S 63.000°W / -64.317; -63.000
ArchipelagoMelchior Islands,
Palmer Archipelago
Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System

Alpha Island, also known as Isla Huidobro, is a small island lying between Epsilon Island and Delta Island in the Melchior Islands, Palmer Archipelago. Charted by Discovery Investigations in 1927 and named after the first letter of the Greek alphabet, in association with the names of other islands in this group. The island was surveyed by Argentine expeditions in 1942, 1943 and 1948.

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  • Public Domain This article incorporates public domain material from "Alpha Island". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.

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