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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8353

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
73° 40' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 30' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -73.6666667

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 167.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A bay about 60 mi long in the western Ross Sea, extending along the coast of Victoria Land from Cape Sibbald to Coulman Island. Discovered by the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE), 1898-1900, led by C.E. Borchgrevink. He named it for Lady Newnes, whose husband, Sir George Newnes, financed the expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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