Alexander Island

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Related to Alexander Island: Alexander Archipelago, Thurston Island, Svalbard

Al′exander Is′land

an island off the coast of Antarctica, in the Bellingshausen Sea.
Formerly, Alexander I Island.
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Washington, Jan 14 ( ANI ): Satellite images have revealed a sequence of lakes on top of the George VI ice shelf in Antarctica moving along the boundary of the ice shelf with Alexander Island.
Oceanographers also found a previously unknown southward coastal current that flowed along Adelaide Island, into Marguerite Bay, and then south along Alexander Island.
ExxonMobil's new pipeline installations are concentrated between Alexander Island and Mitchell Point, which is just southwest of the company's Baytown refinery, and the company's pipeline corridor from LaPorte to St.