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

Feature Class (see definition): Harbor

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1553

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 04' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
037° 01' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.0666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -37.0166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Small, sheltered anchorage entered 1 mi WSW of Cape Constance, along the N coast of South Georgia. Charted in 1930 by DI personnel. The blue whale is a commercially important species which is widely distributed in polar and subpolar waters; numbers are now very small.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Blue Whale Harbor 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 Blue Whale Harbor should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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