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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4535

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 13' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 37' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.2166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.6166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1953

Description (see definition): Small bay lying SW of Jason Harbor in the W side of Cumberland West Bay, South Georgia. The name "Entenbucht" (duck bay) seems to have been first used on a 1907 chart of Cumberland Bay by Dr. A. Szielasko, physician and ornithologist on the Norwegian whaler Fridtjof Nansen, who published an account of his natural history observations made at Cumberland Bay during the previous year.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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