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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8188

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
57° 03' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
026° 41' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.05

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -26.6833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1972

Description (see definition): The largest cove at Candlemas Island, South Sandwich Islands, indenting the N coast of the island just W of Demon Point. The name applied by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) in 1971 is that of a legendary Norwegian sea monster.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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