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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 7602

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
62° 40' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
060° 22' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -62.6666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -60.3666667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Cove in the E side of South Bay, along the S coast of Livingston Island, in the South Shetland Islands. The name dates back to about 1821 and presumably honors Captain Robert Johnson of the Jane Maria, commander of a New York sealing fleet in the South Shetland Islands in the 1820-21 season.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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