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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 6760

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
65° 02' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
063° 46' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -65.0333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.7666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Bay 3 mi long, lying between Cape Renard and Aguda Point on the W coast of Graham Land. First charted by the Belgian Antarctic Expedition (BelgAE) under Gerlache 1897-99. So named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1958 because from the north the bay is hidden by the Screen Islands.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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