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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4062

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 28' 06" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 07' 17" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.4683333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.1213889

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960

Description (see definition): A cove lying southeast of Williams Point, Livingston Island in the South Shetland Islands. Named by the UK-APC in 1958 after the brig Dragon (Capt. A. McFarlane) of Liverpool, which visited the South Shetland Islands in 1820-21. In 1998 the UK-APC named several features lying in proximity to Dragon Cove on the theme of “fabulous beasts” (e.g., Aspis Island, Charybdis Cove, Hydra Cove).

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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