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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14257

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 40' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 28' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.6666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.4666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Bay 6 mi long, lying NW of False Bay on the S side of Livingston Island, in the South Shetland Islands. This bay was known to both American and British sealers as early as 1820, and the name has been well established in international usage for over 100 years.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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