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

Feature Class (see definition): Harbor

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 8532

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 50' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 01' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.8333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.0166667

Elevation (see definition): No data

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

Description (see definition): Narrow inlet in the S side of Drygalski Fjord, 2.5 mi WNW of Nattriss Head, at the SE end of South Georgia. Charted by the German Antarctic Expedition (GerAE), 1911-12, under Filchner, who named it for Captain C.A. Larsen, who was at that time in charge of the Grytviken whaling station.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



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


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