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Pendulum Cove: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Pendulum Cove in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Pendulum Cove

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 11556

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 56' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 36' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.9333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.6

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Cove at the NE side of Port Foster, Deception Island, in the South Shetland Islands. The name of the cove derives from the pendulum and magnetic observations made there by the British expedition under Foster in 1829.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Pendulum Cove in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Pendulum Cove should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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