The EKLUND ISLANDS (73°16′S 71°50′W / 73.267°S
71.833°W / -73.267; -71.833 Coordinates : 73°16′S 71°50′W
/ 73.267°S 71.833°W / -73.267; -71.833 ) are a group of
islands which rise through the ice near the southwest end of George VI
Sound towards the south of the
The largest island, 5 nautical miles (9 km) in extent and rising to
410 metres (1,350 ft), was discovered in December 1940 by Finn Ronne
Carl R. Eklund
* ^ "Eklund Islands". Geographic Names Information System . United States Geological Survey . Retrieved 2012-02-27.
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