Tryne Islands

Tryne Islands (68°24′S 78°23′E / 68.400°S 78.383°E / -68.400; 78.383Coordinates: 68°24′S 78°23′E / 68.400°S 78.383°E / -68.400; 78.383) is a group of numerous small Antarctic islands and rocks, about 4 nautical miles (7 km) in extent, forming the western limit of Tryne Bay and Tryne Sound at the northeast end of the Vestfold Hills. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition (1936–37) and named Trynøyane ("the snout islands").

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

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