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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 12729

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
71° 25' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
170° 00' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -71.4166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 170

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): A large, roughly triangular bay that indents the N coast of Victoria Land between Cape Barrow and Cape Adare. Discovered in 1841 by Captain James Ross, Royal Navy (RN), who named it for Dr. John Robertson, Surgeon on the Terror.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Robertson Bay 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 Robertson Bay should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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