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

Feature Class (see definition): Bay

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 9124

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
54° 23' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
036° 11' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -54.3833333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -36.1833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Small bay lying between Cape Vakop and Mount Skittle on the N coast of South Georgia. Surveyed by the South Georgia Survey (SGS), 1951-52, and named by the UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) for the Luisa, one of the vessels of the Compania Argentina de Pesca which participated in establishing the first permanent whaling station at Grytviken, South Georgia, in 1904; now a hulk in King Edward Cove.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

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

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