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

Feature Class (see definition): Beach

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1946

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 07' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
037° 10' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.1166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -37.1666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1965

Description (see definition): A beach lying between Zero and Adventure Points in Possession Bay, on the N coast of South Georgia. The name appears on a chart showing the results of a survey by DI personnel in 1926-30, and derives from the beach being crowded with fauna as Brighton Beach in England.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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