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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 14461

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

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 41' 00" W

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

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.6833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A cove NE of Laguna Hill in the NW part of Port Foster, Deception Island, in the South Shetland Islands. The feature was formed as the result of volcanic eruptions on the island between December 1967 and August 1970. Surveyed from His (Her) Majesty's Ship (HMS) Endurance in January 1988 and named after the survey boat Stancomb-Wills used in the survey.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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