Pi Islands

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Pi Islands
Pi Islands is located in Antarctica
Pi Islands
Pi Islands
Location in Antarctica
Location Antarctica
Coordinates 64°20′S 62°53′W / 64.333°S 62.883°W / -64.333; -62.883Coordinates: 64°20′S 62°53′W / 64.333°S 62.883°W / -64.333; -62.883
Archipelago Melchior Islands,
Palmer Archipelago
Administered under the Antarctic Treaty System
Population Uninhabited

Pi Islands are two islands and several rocks which lie 2 kilometres (1 nmi) east of the northeast end of Omega Island among the Melchior Islands, Palmer Archipelago. The name, derived from the 16th letter of the Greek alphabet, appears to have been first used on a 1946 Argentine government chart following surveys of these islands by Argentine expeditions in 1942 and 1943.

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