Denison Island

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Denison Island
Denison Island is located in Antarctica
Denison Island
Location Vincennes Bay
Coordinates 66°18′S 110°27′E / 66.300°S 110.450°E / -66.300; 110.450
Archipelago Windmill Islands
Population 0
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Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System

Denison Island (66°18′S 110°27′E / 66.300°S 110.450°E / -66.300; 110.450) is an Antarctic island lying 14 mile (0.4 km) west of Beall Island in the Windmill Islands. It was first mapped from air photos taken by USN Operation Highjump and Operation Windmill in 1947 and 1948. It was named by the US-ACAN for Dean R. Denison, auroral scientist and member of the Wilkes Station party of 1958.

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