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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 17452

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 48' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
035° 53' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.8

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -35.8833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1996

Description (see definition): Located NNE of Hamilton Bay on the SE coast of South Georgia. Named after the yacht Damien II, owned by Sally and Jerome Poncet, residents of Beaver Island in the Falkland Islands. The Poncets conducted investigations of the breeding colonies of seals and seabirds around the coastline of South Georgia. The Damien II was chartered by the British Antarctic Survey for various wildlife surveys between 1985 and 1992.

Date Created (see definition): 09/25/1998

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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