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

Feature Class (see definition): Harbor

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 5798

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 37' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
035° 56' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.6166667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -35.9333333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1952

Description (see definition): Small bay 5 mi SSW of Cape Charlotte, with Bertrab Glacier at its head, along the E end of South Georgia. During the early 1900's the feature was variously called Anna's Bay, Gold-Hafen, or Sandwich Bay; the latter name has also been used for Iris Bay (q.v.). The approved name appears to have taken root through common usage by sealers and whalers and is now well established.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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