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

Feature Class (see definition): Sea

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 3596

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 00' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
092° 00' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 92

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1947

Description (see definition): An area of the sea along the coast of Antarctica between West Ice Shelf and the Shackleton Ice Shelf. Discovered by Australasian Antarctic Expedition (AAE) (1911-14) from the Aurora. Named by Sir Douglas Mawson for Captain J.K. Davis, master of the Aurora and second in command of the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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