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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 15496

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 28' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
056° 58' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.4666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -56.9666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1963

Description (see definition): Bay 0.8 mi wide, lying on the E side of Tabarin Peninsula 3.5 mi SE of Hope Bay. First surveyed by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) and by E. Burden, Master of the Trepassey, from that vessel in 1947. Resurveyed in 1955 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS). Named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for the 1946-47. The vessel was used for the relief of the station at Hope Bay in both seasons and for a survey of Antarctic Sound during the second one.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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