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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2307

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 34' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
166° 56' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.5666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 166.9333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A rounded, ice-filled cove in Lady Newnes Bay, situated between the mouths of Wylde and Suter Glaciers along the coast of Victoria Land. The shape of the cove and the points that encompass it are nearly symmetrical suggesting calipers; hence the name applied by New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee (NZ-APC) in 1966.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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