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Prince Gustav Channel: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Prince Gustav Channel 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): Prince Gustav Channel

Feature Class (see definition): Channel

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12094

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 50' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 15' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.8333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.25

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): Strait about 80 mi long and from 4 to 15 mi wide, separating James Ross and Vega Islands from Trinity Peninsula. Discovered in October 1903 by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition (SwedAE) under Nordenskjold, who named it for Crown Prince (later King) Gustav of Sweden.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Prince Gustav Channel 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 Prince Gustav Channel should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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