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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2448

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 24' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
058° 04' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.4

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -58.0666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Square bay, 2.5 mi in extent, entered 3 mi NW of Cape Foster on the SW side of James Ross Island. First seen and surveyed in 1903 by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition (SwedAE) under Nordenskjold, who named it for J. Carlsson of Sweden who contributed toward the cost of the expedition. The bay was resurveyed by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) in 1952-53.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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